Fine Jewelry, Arts & Antiques. Giulio NARDI Zircon Ebony 18k Yellow Gold BLACKAMOOR Brooch, 1950s Italy. Fantastic gem encrusted Blackamoor pin created by a Venetian jeweler GIULIO NARDI.The Nardi's blackamoors are highly collectible. This rare, encrusted with zircon, Blackamoor clip is a great addition to your jewelry collection. Made of 18 karat (stamped) yellow gold, ebony wood and encrusted with round faceted zircons. 2 x 1 inches (5.2 x 2.5 cm).
Stamped with Nardi maker's mark, hallmark for 18 karat gold. In great condition; wear consistent with age and use (please see pictures for details). Nardi is famous for his blackamoor "Moretto" brooches depicting the head and shoulders of a turbaned fabled Moor of Venice. Giulio Nardi, the Nardi founder began creating blackamoors in the early 20's and they became very popular in the late 1920s - early 1930s. Depicted as either a token of love or as a caring companion, it possesses the exquisite merits of a beautiful and unmistakable Venetian jewel or those of a precious souvenir that has always been desired and sought-after by royalty, elegant women and famous personages.
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The item "NARDI Zircon Yellow Gold Blackamoor Pin BROOCH Clip Italy 1950s" is in sale since Thursday, March 29, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Designer, Signed\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "americanestatebynk" and is located in Beverly Hills, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.