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RARE EK Kupitaan Kulta Sterling & Rose Quartz 3D Orbs Modernist Ring 1960s

RARE EK Kupitaan Kulta Sterling & Rose Quartz 3D Orbs Modernist Ring 1960s

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Finnish Designer Elis Kauppi for Kupitaan Kulta Sterling Silver and Rose Quartz 3D Modernist Ring Circa 1960s

Size: 7.25-US / 54.5-EU / N-O-UK 

Face: 1.1"W x .5"W (2.79cm x 1.27cm) Each Orb is 13mm Round

Markings: Maker's Mark 925S

Weighs: 10.5g

Fabulous and monumental ring. Features a U-shaped shank with 2 three dimensional Rose Quartz orbs nestled in circular mounts. Gives the appearance of 2 modernist style blooming flowers. It has been professionally polished and looks immaculate. Very shiny and hard to photograph, any black lines and weird spots are just reflections. 

 

Elis Kauppi, Finland (1921-2004)
A foremost figure in modernist jewelry, Elis Kauppi’s vision of a new jewelry inspired a generation of makers and launched Finland onto the international jewelry design scene. In 1945, at age 24, Kauppi founded his renowned jewelry workshop, Kupittaan Kulta, in Turku, Finland. Part of a younger generation of makers which would forever change the face of jewelry design, Kauppi was driven to innovate by both the difficult circumstances of war and a desire to push past accepted standards of jewelry design at the time. He was one of the first to use local stones such as granite and spectrolite, which were elevated in status and incorporated into unique designs in fresh and innovative way. The exciting results attracted international attention. Kauppi, representing Finland, began exhibiting internationally, and winning prestigious prizes. Demand for Finnish jewelry worldwide increased dramatically. Attention to simplicity and form was the order of the day. A true modernist, Kauppi’s designs emphasize abstraction, rejecting the popular forties naturalistic flower and leaf designs. With strong focus on craftsmanship and integrity of design, his bold creations remain strikingly relevant today.

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