Brooch Tabula Rasa


Gold (18K), diamonds. Due to the handcrafted nature of this brooch, the color of gold can be chosen when placing an order (yellow, rose or rhodium-coated white).

Measurements: 50 mm. x 40 mm.

Production time could take up to four weeks, if this brooch is not available in our store at the moment.

Brooch Tabula Rasa follows a Latin saying describing “clean slate”, “clear water”, “primeval emptiness”… Perhaps it would describe a primeval perfect form, which would be impeccable, clean, unspoiled by unnecessary and imperfect touch; a form which would not reveal any attempts, efforts, or mistakes of a creator; a form which would not be touched by the ever-changing rules, fashions, styles or agonizing search for beauty. It does not have any ornaments, contrasts, angles or accents that could catch and stop the eye. It has no visual “noise” or pause. It has no questions and no answers. Only silence.
This is where the eye can rest and beauty simply exists per se.
John Locke used this Latin phrase to describe the human mind at birth, when it has not been touched by environment, preconceptions, and rules…