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Typical FOREST CRAFT GUILD mark:

Typical GERMAN SILVER mark:

 

Typical combined mark:

 

Item

Description

Size

Marks

Forest Craft Guild brooch, triangular, brass, with rounded corners, centering purple oval bezel-set cabochon stone, with chased or acid-etched design of three stylized arrows pointing to corners.

Brooch, triangular, brass, with rounded corners, centering purple oval bezel-set cabochon stone, with chased or acid-etched design of three stylized arrows pointing to corners. (This brooch appeared on page 103 in Grand Rapids Art Metalwork 1902-1918 / Marek)

2-13/16" W and 1-11/16" H

[unmarked]

Forest Craft Guild brooch, round, large, brass, with extensive cutouts forming an inside square with interior cutouts in the corners and arrow-shaped connectors between the middle of each side of the square and the outer rim of the circle.  In the center is a round bezel-set iridescent blue-green glass cabochon stone.  On the surface of the interior are numerous small repousse dimples, and the outer edge of the circle is heavily hammered.  The entire brooch is slightly convex.

Brooch, round, large, brass, with extensive cutouts forming an inside square with interior cutouts in the corners and arrow-shaped connectors between the middle of each side of the square and the outer rim of the circle. In the center is a round bezel-set iridescent blue-green glass cabochon stone. On the surface of the interior are numerous small repousse dimples, and the outer edge of the circle is heavily hammered. The entire brooch is slightly convex.

2-7/16" W

FOREST / CRAFT / GUILD

Forest Craft Guild brooch, oval with squared-off ends, German silver, centering oval bezel-set green cabochon stone with chased scrolling lines on each side and around border.

Brooch, oval with squared-off ends, German silver, centering oval bezel-set green cabochon stone with chased scrolling lines on each side and around border. (This brooch appeared on page 108 in Grand Rapids Art Metalwork 1902-1918 / Marek)

1-3/4" W and 3/4" H

[unmarked]

Forest Craft Guild brooch, rectangular, brass, with cutout design of pinecone and branches.

Brooch / pin, rectangular, brass, with cutout design of pinecone and branches.

2-7/8" W and 1-7/8" H

FOREST / CRAFT / GUILD

Forest Craft Guild brooch, rectangular, large, with curving, slightly pointed ends.  Very unusual and delicate design with extensive cutouts using angled parallel lines and abstract floral forms.

Brooch / pin, rectangular, large, with curving, slightly pointed ends. Very unusual and delicate design with extensive cutouts using angled parallel lines and abstract floral forms.

3" L and 1-9/16" W

[unmarked]

Forest Craft Guild brooch, German silver, oval / diamond shaped with irregular edge, and numerous irregular saw-pierced holes framing a central round bezel-set iridescent blue-green glass cabochon stone.

Brooch / pin, German silver, oval / diamond shaped with irregular edge, and numerous irregular saw-pierced holes framing a central round bezel-set iridescent blue-green glass cabochon stone.

2-3/4" W and 1-3/4" H

GERMAN SILVER

Forest Craft Guild brooch, scarab-shaped, brass, with chased stylized lines on convex body.

Brooch, scarab-shaped, brass, with chased stylized lines on convex body. (This brooch appeared on page 42 in Grand Rapids Art Metalwork 1902-1918 / Marek)

2-5/8" H and 2-1/4" W

FOREST / CRAFT / GUILD

Forest Craft Guild brooch, round, copper, with hammered edge, centering round dark green bezel-set cabochon stone, with acid-etched abstract design inside round frame.

Brooch, round, copper, with hammered edge, centering round dark green bezel-set cabochon stone, with acid-etched abstract design inside round frame. (This brooch appeared on page 103 in Grand Rapids Art Metalwork 1902-1918 / Marek)

2-3/8" W

FOREST / CRAFT / GUILD

Forest Craft Guild brooch / pin, round, large, copper, with acid-etched design and hammered edges, centering a large protruding round bezel-set purple cabochon stone.

Brooch / pin, round, large, copper, with acid-etched design and hammered edges, centering a large protruding round bezel-set purple cabochon stone.

2-5/16" round

[unmarked]

Forest Craft Guild brooch, German silver, centering round bezel-set red cabochon stone, with chased flowers and dots at each end.

Brooch, oval, German silver, centering round bezel-set red cabochon stone, with chased flowers and dots at each end. (This brooch appeared on page 109 in Grand Rapids Art Metalwork 1902-1918 / Marek)

2-1/8"W and 1-1/2" H

FOREST / CRAFT / GUILD / GERMAN / SILVER

Forest Craft Guild brooch, German silver, octagonal, centering oval black bezel-set stone, with acid etched design of four t-shaped elements at top, bottom, and sides and with raised dots in between.  Raised, hammered edges.

Brooch, German silver, octagonal, centering oval black bezel-set stone, with acid etched design of four t-shaped elements at top, bottom, and sides and with raised dots in between. Raised, hammered edges. May have been converted from a hatpin. Stone may not be original.

1-1/2" H and 1-1/2" W

GERMAN SILVER

Forest Craft Guild brooch, rectangular copper, heavy, with acid etched geometric design, rounded corners, centering large oval bezel-set stone with iridescent blue-green enamel foil.

Brooch, rectangular copper, heavy, with acid etched geometric design, rounded corners, centering large oval bezel-set stone with iridescent blue-green enamel foil. Small chip in edge.

Large: 2-3/4" W and 2-1/4" H

 

 

FOREST / CRAFT / GUILD

 

 

 

Forest Craft Guild brooch, brass, shield-shaped, with wide border and abstract acid-etched design.  Purchased with a signed FCG pin.

Brooch / pin, brass, shield-shaped, with wide border and abstract acid-etched design. Purchased with a signed FCG pin.

2-1/8" W and 1-1/2" H

[unmarked]

Forest Craft Guild brooch, brass, shield-shaped, small, with acid edged abstract design and hammered edge.

Brooch / pin, brass, shield-shaped, small, with acid edged abstract design and hammered edge.

1-1/2" W and 7/8" H

FOREST / CRAFT / GUILD

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