of ancient and historical jewelry articles have been added to the
Guyot Brothers website.
Attleboro, MA (PRWEB)
January 5, 2008 -- Guyot Brothers Company, Inc., is pleased to announce
some very special additions to the Jewelry History section of their
jewelry findings website.
Through the courtesy of the RISD Museum
at the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, Rhode Island, the
company has included photographs from the Museum's jewelry collection,
covering a wide range of ages and styles, from an ancient Egyptian
Pectoral to an Etruscan Fibula, an Italian Cameo and a Victorian Mourning
Pendant, among many other extraordinary and historic jewelry objects from
around the world. The photographs offer stunning detail and will be
appreciated from an aesthetic and design as well as an historical
"The Rhode Island School of Design
is one of the world's foremost design schools, and it is an honor to be
allowed to share with you some of their outstanding jewelry collection.
The RISD Museum is a marvelous place to visit, and we are very lucky to
have them in close range.", noted Andrea Guyot Twombly,
Vice-President of the 103 year-old jewelry findings firm. "One of the
goals for the Guyot website is to be an interesting and reliable source of
information and inspiration for anyone who has an interest in jewelry or
design of any kind. The RISD Museum's photographs have enhanced this goal
tremendously", Mrs. Twombly added. The Jewelry
History section of the Guyot website has been growing in both popularity
and content since its beginning.
The Rhode Island School of Design has
many notable alumni, including Kenneth Jay Lane, costume jewelry designer
known for his "Fabulous Fakes", glass blower Dale Chihuli,
fashion designer Nicole Miller, jewelry designer Jennifer Kellogg, and
late distinguished Professor of Design at The Pratt Institute, Charles
Located in Attleboro, Massachusetts, the
Birthplace of the Jewelry Industry in America, Guyot Brothers continues to
manufacture their high-quality line of stamped jewelry findings including
filigree, charms, floral, and other decorative stampings. the company
maintains a showroom at their factory in Attleboro.
For those who are
interested, a free
jewelry findings e-letter is available. Guyot free irregular e-letter
is rapidly becoming the leading method of choice for being apprised of
market trends, items in the works, and new Guyot jewelry findings. An
archive of past issues is available for browsing at the website.