An Art Deco Bracelet attributed to Jakob Bengel. Chrome with red and black enamel.
German, circa 1930s.
Examples of these ‘chainmail’ bracelets appear in the two books published on the Jakob Bengel Company.
The Design Gallery has 15 pieces featured in Judith Miller’s beautiful new book Costume Jewellery (published Nov 2010) and wrote Art Deco Furniture and Art Deco Ceramics for her 20th Century Design.