Castellani Jewelry Maker's Mark

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Castellani

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Castellani
UK
London & Rome
e. c.1816

Specialties

  • Goldsmiths & Jewelers working in the archaeological style.
  • Specialized in goldwork, not precious stones.

'1814 Castellani apprenticed with his father in Rome. 1826

  • Began production of gold jewelry based on early Roman excavations with filigree.

1836

  • Advisor at the excavation of the Regulini Galassi tomb with an historic cache of Etruscan metal work.
  • His passion turned to deciphering the secrets of these ancient goldsmiths.

1848

  • Closed temporarily due to the Italian political climate

1851

  • Fortunato Pio Castellani (1793-1865) retires.

1858

  • Alessandro and Augusto Castellani re-opened the workshop

1862

  • International Exhibition, London
  • Featured their Etruscan style jewelry with granulation.

1860s

1930

  • Closed after the death of Alfredo.


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