Long before the new pavilion of the Louvre opened,
the the Islamic collection of the Louvre has been inspiring French Jewelers.
today we will look at these magnificent inlaid jade and gem encrusted dagger handles
Full view of the dagger
Brooch, banded agate, diamonds, silver, and gold by Jar Paris 1987
This exquisite brooch is in the tradition of the carved jade dagger handles with a marvelouse twist.
No other jeweler working today has this ability, sparkle, or finesse.
René Boivin brooches 1957
Grey brooch, gold, enamel sapphires, diamonds, ruby, emerald
gold brooch, ruby sapphire, emerald
Mellerio dits Meller an "objet d'art" for those from oil rich nations.
Inspiration in all around very few know how to use it.
In depth knowledge of design history
A sense of sublime balance and form
A true spark of originality
there is only one JAR
the others working today...well there is no comparison.