F. Walter Lawrence (American, 1864-1929), Gustav Manz (German, 1865-1946)
Gold, ancient glass, gem stones, tortoiseshell, Overall: 14.3 x 5.8 x 1.9 cm (5 5/8 x 2 5/16 x 3/4 in.). Gift of the Trideca Society 2001.106
Lawrence was active as a jeweler and silversmith working in New York in the early 20th century. At the 1904 St. Louis Exposition, he showed 27 pieces of gold jewelry, many including fragments of "Cyprian" glass.
Newark Museum (3/24/2004 - 10/3/2004): "Unearthing Hidden Treasures: The Work of F. Walter Lawrence"The Cleveland Museum of Art (10/19/2008 - 1/18/2009) and the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (2/7/2009 - 5/31/2009): "Artistic Luxury: Fabergé Tiffany Lalique"
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