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Omena (Apple) jewelry by Tapio Wirkkala


 Omena ( Apple). This extraordinary rare pendant was designed by the celebrated Finnish designer Tapio Wirkkala produced by Kultakeskus Oy. Designed and made in the early 1970s, the piece was titled "omena" or Apple.                                                                                                                                  Details such as the hammering  and the primitive "cut-out" style of the silver have all been beautifully executed.

 Striking in its modernity, Omena, harkens back to primitive jewelry design which inspired Tapio Wirkkala. The original chain and remarkable condition make the piece all the more special. In permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art, Helsinki, Finland.

Only 1 Pendant is available


Earrings are available. Only 1 pair is available.

Year: 1975
Material: Sterling silver + rhodium plating.
Stamps: Kultakeskus Oy, Finnish assay mark 925
Condition: Excellent (Mint)

Pendant length (including bail): 8 cm / 3.15 inches
Chain length: 66 cm / 26 inches

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