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Brooke Friedman

Russian Cloisonne dish

Item of the Week: Russian Cloisonné Enamel Gilt Silver Dish

Feast your eyes on this breathtaking Russian cloisonné enamel dish. With its intricate design and fabulous bright colors, this dish will stop you in your tracks. Cloisonné is an ancient method for decorating metalwork objects. The decoration is formed by first adding compartments (cloisons in French) to the metal object by soldering or adhering silver or […]

July 16, 2015
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The Pocket Watch Movement

Developed in the 16th century, some might think that pocket watches are a thing of the past. However, the pocket watch has recently regained popularity and is making stylish comeback with today’s modern man. The “clock-watch,” as it was originally called, was made in 16th century Europe to be worn on a chain around the […]

May 31, 2016