Superb earrings designed by Nanna Ditzel and produced by Danish design firm Georg Jensen. The unusual earrings securely cuff inside the ear with a very clever design. They are very striking when worn. The minimalist style that Ditzel was known for shines in this beautiful piece. The earrings come with the original Georg Jensen box.
Material: Sterling Silver
Stamps: Post-1945 Georg Jensen mark, 925S Denmark, 126B
Condition: Very good - indentations in pictures are not noticeable when worn.
Length: 3 cm / 1.2 inches Width: 2 cm / 0.8 inches
Nanna Ditzel was born in Copenhagen in 1923. She began training as a cabinetmaker and then went on to study at the School of Arts and Crafts and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. She trained in furniture design, completing her studies in 1946. She is considered one of the 20th century’s leading furniture and jewellery designers. Most prolific during the post-World War II time period known as the golden age of Danish design, she worked alongside some of the greatest names in Scandinavian design.