The Joliette - by Bippart & Co Art Nouveau Era Pearl Enamel 14k Gold Brooch FOB

BIPPART & Co. - Art Nouveau Era - Brooch FOB - Late 1800s to Early 1900s - 14k Gold Enamel Baroque Pearls - Floral Iris Theme

A stunning art nouveau era brooch / FOB by Bippart & Co. The brooch has beautiful enameling in the red-gold-orange tones and is themed in a typical Art Nouveau era fashion as an iris. Bippart & Co. was a well known jewelry company from Newark, NJ formed in 1880 later changing its name in 1901 and later being sold to Krementz in the 1930s. This hallmark was likely used circa 1904

Metals: hallmarked 14k gold

Gemstones: two baroque pearls, with largest 6x5mm

Total Weight: 6.6g

Hallmarks: 14k and a Bippart & Co. hallmark consisting of 14k and a flame

Measurements: 1.5" x 1"

Closure: c clasp & FOB

Condition: minor wear to enamel otherwise excellent estate condition

Items included: a lovely new jewelry box