Akelo

Akelo

Akelo Andrea Cagnetti (aka Akelo) is a Goldsmith, Designer and Sculptor. Born in 1967 in the town of Corchiano, some forty miles north of Rome, Andrea Cagnetti grew up hidden away near where the ancient Etruscan lands of Fescennia are believed to be located. After...
Alma Pihl

Alma Pihl

Alma Pihl Destined to be one of Fabergé’s most unique designers, Alma was born in Moscow, daughter of Knut Oscar Pihl, the Head of the Fabergé workshop in Moscow and granddaughter of August Holmström, Fabergé’s leading jeweler. Following the death of her father,...
Asprey

Asprey

Asprey Venerable English jeweler, William Asprey established Asprey in 1781. During the previous century, his Huguenot ancestors fled religious persecution in France, eventually settling in England, where they put their traditional leatherworking, watchmaking, and...
Aucoc

Aucoc

Aucoc (1877 – 1932) Renowned nineteenth-century French jeweller and goldsmith, Louis Aucoc (1850-1932) was a member of a family of already well-reknown goldsmiths. 1 In 1877, he bought the well-known Parisian firm, Lobjois, and changed its name to La Maison...
Bailey, Banks & Biddle

Bailey, Banks & Biddle

Sapphire and Diamond Crescent Brooch, by Bailey, Banks & Biddle. Bailey, Banks & Biddle (1832 – 2009) The famous American jewelry firm from Philadelphia, Bailey, Banks and Biddle, first opened its doors as Bailey and Kitchen in 1832. Catering to modish...
Belais

Belais

Belais Belais Diamond Dinner Ring in 18k White Gold and Platinum. Belais Manufacturing Co., founded by David Belais (1863 – June 5, 1933), was among the early manufacturers of white gold jewelry in the United States. During the late 19th and early 20th century,...