These Georg Jensen sterling silver stylized leaf and spiral wirework earrings are part of a permanent exhibit by the "Den Gamle By" in Aarhus, Denmark. The collection represents a detailed view of 100 years of Danish jewelry design. The book "The Jewelry Box" by Jens Ingvordsen is a catalog and photo gallery of this famous exhibit. The earrings in this shop are #315 in the Danish museum collection and their photo is displayed on page 189 of this book (see photos).
According to the "Jewelry Box" book, the earrings were made between 1936-1955 and were designed by Arno Malinowski. Malinowski was known as one of the most versatile designers that every worked for Georg Jensen.
The earrings are screwbacks and are marked on the back with GEORG JENSEN in a dotted oval, 102 and STERLING/DENMARK. The number 102 is the design number.
Condition: Excellent vintage
Size: 0.67 inches in diameter.
Weight: 5.5 g (both earrings)
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Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Stylized Leaf Earrings (Book Piece & Museum Piece), Design #102
$149 $199 SALE