Tapio Wirkkala "Crescent Moon" Earrings - Sold
Exceptional earrings by celebrated Finnish designer Tapio Wirkkala. In the late-1960s, Wirkkala designed a beautiful series of jewelry which evoked the cultural fascination with space travel and op-art. This particular design, titled "Crescent Moon", features the clean lines and exceptional craftsmanship which has earned Wirkkala world renown. The rings of the pendant are free moving, creating a stunning mobile effect. Better known for his work in ceramics and furniture, jewelry designed by Tapio Wirkkala was produced in limited amounts.
Material: Sterling silver
Stamps: NW (Nils Westerback), 925H, Finnish assay stamp (heart), Helsinki city stamp (boat), and T7 (1972)
Total length: 5.5 cm / 2.2 inches
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