Wonderful and much sought after sterling silver Baltic amber ring. Marked for renowned maker Niels Erik From, Denmark 1950-60s.
Great condition, stone with minimal wear.
Ring size: US size 5 3/4
Stone size: 20 x 9mm
NIELS ERIK FROM
The Danish silversmith Niels Erik From opened his studio in 1931 at the age of 23. In 1944 he registered the brand name "N.E.From" in Nakskoy. In 1960 his son Hilmer Jensen started working in his firm and took over the company in 1986 over after his father had died. A few years later the company was closed.
In the early years Niels Erik From was known for its floral jewelry in the Danish Arts and Crafts style often set with semi-precious stones. Around the 1960s the company started to manufacture the famous modernist. The company used different makers marks depending on the size of the jewel and the time of production. The following were used: FROM, N.E.FROM STERLING DENMARK, 925 and sometimes N.E.From in italic script. Niels Erik From belongs to the best in the Group of modernist Danish designers. The jewelry are highly sought after and the prices of the jewelry are still rising.