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Dominique Provost
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Dominique Provost
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In the second half of the nineteenth century stars were a favourite and so common motif for both simple and very costly jewels. This one was very versatile as it could be worn as a brooch or as a pendant. The fascination with the starry sky was partly the result of a renewed interest in astrology, science and nature.