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About the object
Gold, chalcedony & amethyst
H 8.00 cm | W 40.00 cm
Origin: United Kingdom, c. 1904
Marks'18' & 'HW' monogram
Weight: 25.50 Grams
The Apollo Necklace is superb & well-documented.
Henry Wilson was a prolific architect, jeweller and designer. His jewellery is original and of the highest quality.
H: 8 cm (3.15 in) W: 40 cm (15.75 in)
This necklace was a gift to Lady Llewellyn-Smith and was commissioned by Sir Hubert Llewellyn-Smith from Henry Wilson, predating another commission by Sir Hubert, an enamelled Tiara 1909 now in the collection of the Goldsmiths' Company, London.
“Jewellery. materials craft art” at the National Museum Zurich from 19.05.2017 – 22.10.2017
Volume of Henry Wilson's Designs for Jewellery & Silverwork, Victoria & Albert Museum, department of prints & drawings E.669 (120)-1955
Jewellery History Today, The magazine of The Society of Jewellery Historians, Issue 13 -Winter 2012, 'A personal commission by Henry Wilson' illustrated p.15