Antique amethyst and seed pearl necklace by Joseph Lawrence
This antique amethyst and seed pearl necklace was made by the early Australian jeweller, Joseph Lawrence in the early 1900’s.
A brief history on Joseph Lawrence.
Joseph Lawrence started his jewellery company in Swanston Street in Melbourne in 1894, and produced many high quality pieces of jewellery. After moving to Little Collins St in 1914, they became more well known and starting manufacturing more Australian themed jewellery such as ones with kangaroos, kookaburras and Australian native flora. At their height of business there were more than twenty jewellers working for the firm.
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