Large Anton Michelsen silver gilt enamel Daisy brooch

Product no.: 2397

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This lovely daisy is made of sterling silver gilt with white enamel.Designed in 1940 to celebrate the birth of Princess (now Queen) Margrethe, this was Anton Michelsen's (see profile) most successful creation of the 20th century and that success is being repeated in the 21st century since being re-issued by Georg Jensen. The design has been produced in several sizes, but this large size is very rare. The Marguerite daisy is the national flower of Denmark.  This example is an original Anton Michelsen piece, made before the take-over in 1968, 

CONDITION: Excellent.  Clean. Absolutely no damage to the enamel, good pin and roll-over safety clasp

MARKS: Marked with Michelsen’s logo, AM under a crown within a triangle, STERLING DENMARK within a rectangle, 925S

SIZE: It is 1.67" (4.3cm) in diameter.

YEAR: 1950s

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