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Antique 18kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Brooch

Auction:
2575B
Lot:
535
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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

Description:

Antique 18kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Brooch, depicting a lady in Elizabethan dress with elaborate collar and cap, plain polished frame with prong-set old mine-cut diamonds, lg. 1 5/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Replaced pinstem. Minor ding, evidence of prior findings to reverse, not obtrusive. Cameo: ruff with very minor and unobtrusive end nicks, possibly from the making.

Keywords

Cameo Brooch, Cameo, Glass art, Hardstone carving, Ruff

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