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Four Antique Brooches

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$550$550

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Auction:
Discovery - 2642M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 13, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

Four Antique Brooches, three shell-carved cameos and a floral-decorated painted porcelain pin.
Estimate $150-250

Frames not tested - one possibly gold, other gilt base metal. Pinbacks in good condition. Cameos are in good condition, largest (single portrait) measures lg. 2, wd. 1 3/4 in. including frame.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

gilt base metal, Cameo, Collecting, Glass art, Hardstone carving, Infinite loop, Visual arts

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