A stunning and rare necklace by Finnish designer Pentti Sarpaneva. The textural richness and boldness of scale make it an exemplary piece by the designer. The necklace is part of his early body of work produced by renowned Finnish firm Kalevala Koru. The piece has a great patina and is punctuated by a local spectrolite stone which is deep blue with a fiery opalescence.
Year:c. 1965 Material: Silver and spectrolite Stamps: "P. Sarpaneva", Kalevala Koru mark, HGE, Finnish assay mark, Helsinki city stamp, 916H Condition: Excellent
Pendant length (incl. bail): 7 cm / 2.8 inches
Pendant width: 2.75 cm / 2.4 inches Chain length: 66 cm / 26 inches