Hermes, messenger of the gods, might have dispatched Premier Jewel of The Month, accompanied by the sound of trumpets!
Heralding in this New Year, January Jewel of the Month 2012, is one-off necklace piece and Gemmy's 1st place award winner 2011. Carved by renowned artist and gem carver, artist Alec Stromberg.
Alec lives in the US and has been involved in antique jewelry and carving cameos all his life and when he was living in Moscow, was involved in the restoration of Peter Carl Fabergé works.
The construction of the award winning necklace is made of 18k white and yellow gold and the Trumpet Vine Flower, (Campsis Radicans).
From the list of gemstones, this fine Brazilian Green quartz, weighing 360cts was chosen. The trumpet flower green quartz is be-jewelled with contrasting tzavorite melee, dew-drops of African green garnets from the lake Tsavo.
The Trumpet Flower attracts hummingbirds and butterflies, and a variety of other birds like to nest in its foliage. If you could imagine yourself nestling within this verdant green flower filled with light, respond to the angel's trumpet call, register your interest, and inquire by completing the inquiry form below. (already sold)
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