Zolotas

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The firm of Zolotas, founded in Athens in 1895, is known for their jewelry designs inspired by Greek antiquity.

Zolatas Gold Bracelet. Photo courtesy of Sotheby's'.


Zolotas

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Zolotas
Greece
Athens
e.1895

Specialties

Founder: Efthimios Zolotas, e.1895

  • Ancient Byzantine jewelry motifs.

1900

  • Opened his "Experimental Laboratory" on Aeolou St., Athens

1910

  • Created jewels and tiaras for the Greek Royal family to wear to the coronation of King George V of England.

1960s

  • 18k yellow gold historical Greek designs.
  • Celebrity & aristocratic clientele.

1970s

  • Moved the business to 10 Panepistimiou Ave., where it remains today
  • Opened in Paris.
  • 22k gold with texture and colored stones.


















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