Object Description

An extremely beautiful unrecorded Diadem by Archibald Knox.
The fiery central opal is set amongst gold entrelacs of flowers and foliage enriched with superb plique-à-jour enamel.
The reverse is embossed with a butterfly motif.
This is a metamorphic jewel being adjustable to both a diadem and a decorative comb.
Gold, plique-à-jour enamel & opal
H 8.00 cm (3.15 in) | W 9.50 cm (3.74 in)
Origin England, c. 1900
Case Fitted Case
Condition Very good

Object Literature

cf. Archibald Knox, Stephen A. Martin, 2001
Liberty Style, Victor Arwas, 1983

Object Condition

Very Good

Object Classification

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

Dealer Location

London UK