Handcrafted by Davide Bigazzi, this sterling silver pendant and earring set has a modern sculptural quality, using geometric shapes and textured metals in a dramatic, eye-catching design. The pendant is large, measuring 2 7/8” by 9/16” and is suspended from a 16” cable-style chain, altogether weighing 18.2 grams. The earrings measure 1 5/16” by 7/16” long and weigh 9.8 grams. Total weight for the set is 28 grams. The pendant is marked Davide Bigazzi .925 and the earrings are marked with his initial mark and .925. The set is in excellent condition and showcases the combination of interesting modern design and fine, old world craftsmanship for which Davide Bigazzi is known.
Originally from Florence, Italy, Davide Bigazzi has created collections for silver manufacturers and Italian fashion houses. He won an International Artisans Award in 1995 and, in 1997, opened his own studio near Florence. Currently, the Davide Bigazzi Studio and Gallery is located in Menlo Park, California, where Davide continues to showcase his mastery of chasing and repoussè, which involves shaping and embellishing metal with raised bas-relief designs.