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Art Nouveau Button Earrings on Twist Hoops

SKU: 755

    Grandma's original Art Nouveau button earring, hanging on twisted gold hoop earrings. 14K

    Button diameter: 17mm.

    The story of the Art Nouveau Button....My Grandmother had a button box I used to play in. It was the custom to cut off all buttons from clothes before they were sent to the rag bin. Good thing, because buttons were tiny works of art that are now valuable collectables. When I started making jewelry in my early 20's, I found these buttons again and realized what a gorgeous example of the Art Nouveau style they are! Over 100 years old, they are still a stunning design. I molded one, cast a pair in gold, and threaded them onto hoops. The perfect earring. Later came the pendant, gemstone drops, and bracelet. Thanks, grandma. 11/16" in diameter.

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