6825 Modernist Pekka Piekainen Sterling Silver Enamel Necklace. A spectacular sterling silver and guilloche enamel necklace by Pekka Piekainen made in Finland. The clasp has an unusual sliding closure where the right side slides and clicks into position. Marked with various hallmarks including 925. Dimensions: 7 3/4" high x 5" width x 1/4" depth x 14" diameter.
According to Vintage Finland Piekäinen has been recognized as an innovative designer both in Finland and on the wider international stage since the 1970's. He started his career with Kaunis Koru in the 1960s, moving to Auran Kultaseppä, one of the oldest Finnish jewelry makers, to further his skills. He then served as artistic director and head designer at Kultakeskus Oy from 1971 to 1989.Pekka Piekäinens designs adopt pure and simple lines often in sleek geometrical shapes. Like so many of the other designers he draws much inspiration from nature.
He created unique and timeless pieces of jewelry and silverware. He also became a pioneer in Finland, for designing and implementing the first series of design watches for mass production. His reputation among other respected international silversmiths enabled him to design for Tissot, Omega and Lanco. The majority of our furniture and accessory pieces are antique or vintage. Most times this means years of previous use, creating expected patina.....
Finish wear to edges and corners, minor nicks, stains, and scratches, old repairs, fading and tone variation in the finish from sun, cleaning, waxing, and natural elements in the air. We always do our best to portray the true appearance of the piece thru photographs and descriptive text, showing anything one might find distracting. However, we will assist in obtaining quotes from one of several shippers we are familiar with. Send us a message with your zip code, item number and any special considerations, such as stairs. If you approve quote, we forward your information or give you the contact information, depending on the particular shippers method.
If you want to contact shippers directly, here are four we have dealt with, these are recommendations only, there is no affiliation. Plycon Transportation Group 888.655.2664.With prior arrangement we can store items for up to 60 days. UNLESS WE SIGNIFICANTLY MISREPRESENT THE ITEM. We give accurate descriptions thru text and images. If calling, leave message with your contact information, and inventory item name and number we will get back to you ASAP. We can be contacted at: 717.917.5322 or 717.484.2225. The item "6825 Modernist Pekka Piekainen Sterling Silver Enamel Necklace" is in sale since Saturday, July 01, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Vintage Ethnic/Regional/Tribal\Scandinavian". The seller is "alternativefurnishings" and is located in Reinholds, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia, China, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Hong Kong, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica.