Famous Jewelers

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SEGIN (2009) – Box – Gold, sapphire – Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Image Courtesy of © Akelo – Andrea Cagnetti – All Rights Reserved.

Akelo

Andrea Cagnetti (aka Akelo) is a Goldsmith, Designer and Sculptor.Born in 1967 in the town of Corchiano, some forty miles ...
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Winter Egg for Dowager Empress Maria Feodorovna, Easter 1913. Alma Pihl, Designer for Fabergé

Alma Pihl

Destined to be one of Fabergé’s most unique designers, Alma was born in Moscow, daughter of Knut Oscar Pihl, the ...
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Asprey and Co. Maker's Mark

Asprey

Venerable English jeweler, William Asprey established Asprey in 1781. During the previous century, his Huguenot ancestors fled religious persecution in France, ...
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Aucoc Maker's Mark

Aucoc

(1877 - 1932) Renowned nineteenth-century French jeweller and goldsmith, Louis Aucoc (1850-1932) was a member of a family of already well-reknown ...
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Bailey Banks and Biddle Maker's Mark

Bailey, Banks & Biddle

Sapphire and Diamond Crescent Brooch, by Bailey, Banks & Biddle. (1832 - present) The famous American jewelry firm from Philadelphia, Bailey, ...
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Belais Manufacturing Co. Maker's Mark

Belais

Belais Diamond Dinner Ring in 18k White Gold and Platinum.Belais Manufacturing Co., founded by David Belais (1863 - June 5, ...
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Belperron

Belperron

1900-1983 Suzanne Belperron. Suzanne Belperron was born Madeleine Suzanne Vuillerme on September 26, 1900 to Jules Alix Vuillerme and Marie ...
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Cellini Saliera

Benvenuto Cellini

Benvenuto Cellini, an Italian sculptor, and goldsmith who lived from 1500 to 1571 is regarded as the most important Renaissance era goldsmith ...
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Black, Starr & Frost Maker's Mark

Black, Starr & Frost

(1810 - present) Art Deco Chalcedony, Amethyst, Glass and Diamond Bracelet, by Black Starr and Frost.One of America’s oldest fine ...
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Boucheron, Paris Maker's Mark

Boucheron

(1858 - present)Frederic Boucheron Before opening his own jewellery store in 1858, Frédéric Boucheron apprenticed at the fashionable Parisian jewellery ...
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Buccellati

Buccellati

(1919 - present)Vintage Buccellati Flower Brooch, Circa 1950's. Italian firm famous for its textural gold jewellery and exquisite silver objects. According to ...
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Bulgari Maker's Mark

Bulgari

Diamond & 18k Yellow Gold Bulgari Bracelet. Based in Rome, the jewelry firm of Bulgari is best known for their ...
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Peacock, Charles and Elijah Maker's Mark

C.D. Peacock

(1837 - Present) In 1837, Elijah Peacock opened Chicago’s first retail jewelry and watch shop. The store specialized in selling ...
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Carrera y Carrera Maker's Mark

Carrera y Carrera

Carrera y Carrera is a Madrigal (Spain) jewelry house which, since 1885, has been producing high-end jewelry and is known ...
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Cartier Maker's Mark Maker's Mark

Cartier

Art Deco Diamond Necklace, Cartier, circa 1929. The illustrious firm of Cartier has been at the forefront of some of ...
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Carvin French

Carvin French

Pink Diamond and Demantoid Garnet Flamingo Brooch by Carvin French. The manufacturing jewelry firm, Carvin French, was founded in 1954 ...
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Castellani Maker's Mark

Castellani

Etruscan Revival Granulated Diamond Bangle, Castellani. Castellani was the Italian jeweler who initiated the archaeological revival movement in the mid-nineteenth century. Castellani’s ...
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Chanel Maker's Mark

Chanel

Gabrielle Bonheur ‘Coco’ Chanel’s inauspicious beginnings did not portend the impact she would have on the world of fashion. Her ...
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Charlton and Co.

Charlton & Co.

Charlton & Co. Diamond and Platinum Lapel Watch c. 1930's.Founded in 1909 at 298 Fifth Avenue by John W. Charlton, ...
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Chaumet Maker's Mark

Chaumet

Portrait of Josephine Wearing the Tiara by Nitot. Painted by Robert Lefever, c.1805. The house of Chaumet was founded in 1780 ...
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Child & Child Maker's Mark.

Child & Child

(1880 - 1916) An English jewellery firm known for Art Nouveau jewellery. In 1880, the firm opened their doors at Seville Street ...
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Tiffany-Claflin Diamond Coral and Enamel Brooch. Image courtesy of Christie's.

Claflin

Colored Stone and Diamond 'Basilisk' Brooch, Donald Claflin for Tiffany & Co., c.1970.Photo Courtesy of Sotheby's.This is a world where ...
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Cocteau, Jean Maker's Mark

Cocteau

Jean Cocteau (1889 - 1963) was a French avant-garde artist. Maker's Marks and Timeline: External Link Jean Cocteau on wikipedia ...
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Liberty and Co. Maker's Mark

Cymric

Cymric Silver Belt Buckle c.1904-5, Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co.Photo Courtesy of Bonhams.Liberty & Co. of London introduced this trade ...
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Ruby and Pearl Lip Brooch, Henry Kaston for Dali. Photo Courtesy of Sotheby's.

Dali

Ruby and Pearl Lip Brooch, Henry Kaston for Dali. Photo Courtesy of Sotheby's. Salvador Dali (1904 – 1989) was a ...
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Drayson

Drayson

Diamond and Ruby Double Clip Brooch,Signed Drayson, London.The firm of Drayson, London was founded in 1936. The firm's owner, Keith ...
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Edward Moore

Edward Moore

Edward C. Moore for Tiffany & Co. Mixed Metals Tray c.1878 and Centerpiece c.1880.Photo Courtesy of Christie'sEdward C. Moore was ...
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Fabergé Maker's Mark

Fabergé

Gustav Fabergé.Fabergé was a preeminent Russian jewelry firm famous for its objets d’art and, in particular, its enameling. The Fabergé family heritage hails ...
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Falize Aine Fils Maker's Mark

Falize

Cloisonné Enamel Bracelet in the Japanese Taste. Photo Courtesy of Christie's. Renowned French jewellery house famous for its cloisonné enameling and Japanese-inspired ...
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Flato Maker's Mark

Flato

Paul Flato Portrait, c.1937.Paul Flato, one of the more fascinating characters in American jewelry history, designed jewels that were as ...
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Fouquet Maker's Mark

Fouquet

French jeweller known for its Renaissance Revival and Art Nouveau work. In 1839, the firm’s founder, Alphonse Fouquet, entered the ...
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Gaillard Maker's Mark

Gaillard

French jeweller known for Japanese motif jewellery and mixed metals work. In 1860, Ernest Gaillard took over his father’s Parisian ...
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Garrard Maker's Mark

Garrard

(1843 - present) Maid-of-Honor Brooch with Portrait of Queen Victoria Within a Diamond Surround.Photo Courtesy of Christie's.British Crown Jewellers since ...
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Geiss Maker's Mark

Geiss

Johann C. Geiss (1771-1846) was an innovator in the field of iron jewelry. Geiss designed jewelry elements that could be individually sent ...
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Eggshell and Lacquer Cigarette Case, Gérard Sandoz. Photo Courtesy of Christie's.

Gérard Sandoz

(1902-1995) Gérard Sandoz came from a long-established line of clockmakers and jewelers. His grandfather, Gustave Sandoz, opened a shop in Paris ...
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Giuliano Maker's Mark

Giuliano

(c.1860 - 1914) Giuliano Enameled Garnet and Natural Pearl Necklace c.1870.Photo Courtesy of Christie's.Carlo Giuliano (1831-1895) was an Italian goldsmith who moved ...
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Golay Fils & Stahl

Golay Fils & Stahl

The firm was founded at 31, quai des Bergues, Geneva in 1837 by Auguste Golay-Leresche, a clockmaker. The house was ...
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Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond.

Graff

(1962 - present) Laurence Graff with the Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond. Important British diamond dealer and retailer. Laurence Graff is considered by many to ...
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Granat Bros Maker's Mark

Granat Bros

The iconic San Francisco Jewelers, Granat Bros. got their start in 1905 when brothers Joseph and Leo Granat opened their ...
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Gübelin Maker's Mark

Gübelin

Lucerne, Switzerland, 1854, Jakob Josef Mauritz Breitschmid opens a watchmaker's shop. Jakob's apprentice, Eduard Jakob Gübelin, marries his daughter Bertha ...
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Caldwell, J.E. Maker's Mark

J.E. Caldwell

(1839 - present)Lavender-Blue Star Sapphire Diamond Ring by J. E. Caldwell & Co.Venerable American jeweler from Philadelphia known for its Art ...
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JAR Maker's Mark

JAR

(1977 - present)JAR Emerald Leaf Brooch. Photo Courtesy of Christie's. Reclusive contemporary French artist noted for his collectible pavé jewelry. In 1977, ...
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Emerald Ring, Jean Fouquet, c.1920s. Photo Courtesy of Christies.

Jean Fouquet

(1899-1984) Jean, son of Georges Fouquet, joined the firm Maison Fouquet in 1919 at the age of 20. It was a ...
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Georg Jensen Maker's Mark.

Jensen

(1898 - Present)Photo of Georg Jensen by Frederik Riise.Danish silversmith and jeweller famous for his Arts and Crafts designs. Like ...
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Brogden, John Maker's Mark

John Brogden

John Brogden was an English goldsmith known for his ancient, Egyptian, and Renaissance revival designs. Brodgen worked in the Covent ...
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Cohen, Julius Maker's Mark

Julius Cohen

Multi-Gem Floral Brooch, Julius Cohen.Julius Cohen started his career as a jeweler in 1929 when he became an apprentice at ...
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Lacloche Frères Sapphire and Diamond Necklace.

Lacloche Frères

The Firm(s)Exploring the history of the jewelry firm owned by the Lacloche family, attempts are made to contain the company ...
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Lalaounis Maker's Mark

Lalaounis

Lalaounis Lion's Head Cufflinks. Ilias Lalaounis is an Athenian jewelry company known for its antiquity-inspired designs. In 1940, at age ...
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