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Three Pieces of Jewelry

Auction:
2509
Lot:
704
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Three Pieces of Jewelry, 19th century, two navette-shaped rings with sepia inkwork, one 14kt gold depicting a woman seated in a landscape with blue enamel and opal beaded surround and engraved shoulders, size 6 1/4; the other an 8kt gold mourning ring depicting a grieving women beside a monument, with engraved shoulders, size 7 1/2; accompanied by an 8kt gold navette-shaped stickpin depicting a woman in a landscape, dia. 1 in.
Estimate $200-250

ring1-horizontal crack on ivory 1/3 from top, figure's head and body a little muddled; ring 2- good; stickpin-scratch on glass, spot of ink loss l.r.

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head, Engraving, Jewellery, Opal

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