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Antique Gold and Hardstone Cameo Necklace

Auction:
2575B
Lot:
513
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2575B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 06, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Antique Gold and Hardstone Cameo Necklace, bezel-set with eleven hardstone cameos depicting laurel-crowned Roman emperors, ropetwist frames, and joined by swags of braid and finely granulated ball links, lg. 15 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Bezels: slight fade at 18kt, possibly 17kt. Some cameos with slight nose nicks. Beads with very nice granulation, some loss.

Keywords

Cameo Necklace, Cameo, Glass art, Hardstone carving

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