There are several shapes that exemplify Mid-Century Modernism. This is one of them...a free-flowing, no rules, abstract, amoeba shape. It was taken to artistic heights by Danish master silver artist Henning Koppel (1918 - 1981). His name equates to Danish design.
He designed this sterling silver pin while collaborating with Georg Jensen circa 1946. He was with Jensen for a few years and created a few coveted Modernist classics, including this pin.
It measures 1 7/8 inches across by 1 1/2 inches high. It weighs 17.3 grams. The back is marked ... GEORG JENSEN - STERLING - DENMARK - 321. The rollover clasp works securely.
The pin hasn't been polished as the patina has a warm steely gray glow. The design is strong and the pin is hefty for its size. The surface shows no excessive wear. It's in excellent vintage condition.
When you can own a piece of jewelry by Henning Koppel AND Georg Jensen, you are one lucky and/or savvy collector. They just don't come along often enough.
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