National gallery of arts NGA vintage costume jewelry
Amazing detailing of a basket brooch with luxurious garden flowers and berries, inspired by a 17th century engraving from the National Gallery in Washington, one of the ten most visited museums in the world. Produced in limited collections, all NGA jewelry is distinguished by quality of workmanship, and individual, recognizable style.
For several decades, many large museums have been producing extensive and varied collections of jewelry, based on old jewelry, paintings, decorative and applied arts kept in the collections and funds of these museums. Some of the most famous are the collections of jewelry of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), the Metropolitan Museum of art, or MMA, and the National gallery of Art (NGA). Earrings, necklaces, brooches with the markings of these museums have long been collectible items, and some of them have turned into real collectible rarities, and are in great demand among collectors and fans of costume jewelry.
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