WMF, Geislingen. 'Myra' needle, 1930s. L. 7.4 cm. Silver, three 'Myra' beads, amber, iridescent. Marked: 835.
This rare Art Deco necklace was manufactured by the WMF factory in Germany. WMF, or Wuttembergisches metallwarenfabriek, gained recognition for its fine metalwork and for the fine iridescent glass items manufactured during the years 1926-1938.
Gold jewel set with two onyx cameo busts of Louis XIII (1601-1643) and Anne of Austria (1601-1666) facing towards each other within a frame of acanthus leaves, interspersed with table-cut diamonds and surmounted by a Royal crown, similarly-set. French, 2nd half of the 17th century.
art deco 1930s vintage Style Bicolour Green Lavender Glass Bead necklace | eBay
WÜRTTEMBERGISCHE METALLWARENFABRIK (WMF) Fabulous Iridescent Glass Bead Necklace Glass Metal H: 1.4 cm (0.55 in) W: 75 cm (29.53 in) German, c.1930 This is an unusually long string of 60 wmf graduated beads Literature: cf. Schmuck der 20er und 30er Jahre in Deutschland, Christianne Weber, p. 354 no 806