Horace E. Potter (American, 1873-1948)

An Arts & Crafts Silver and Jadeite Necklace, Cleveland, Ohio, circa 1907

Original box with affixed paper label: "Horace E. Potter Designing Metal Work and Enameling 11437 Superior Ave. Cleveland", ink inscription to label: "#22"
Loose, typewritten paper note enclosed reads: "The pair of jade wings (worn by women on the sides of their caps) I bought in Canton, China in a little shop on a narrow street which I think was called Jade Street. Mr. Horace Potter did the setting. 1907."

L: 14 7/8 in. (necklace length), H: 3 1/2, W: 2 in. (pendant, overall), DWT: 22.4


Midwestern Private Collection
Acquired from the above
Estimate $400-600

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Sold for $2,375 (buyer's premium included)