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Small Group of Artist-designed Jewelry

Auction:
2642M
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$650$650

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

Description:

Small Group of Artist-designed Jewelry, a pair of Caroline Strieb sterling silver, 14kt and 22kt gold, ivory, and watermelon tourmaline earrings, 1983, signed and dated to backs, lg. 2 7/8, and a sterling silver, 22kt gold, opal, and pearl brooch, illegible signature to back, wd. 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Earrings are pierced, some internal inclusions to watermelon tourmalines. Opal with some nicks to surface, can't tell depth, backed in silver. Overall very good condition.


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

Caroline Strieb, Body piercing, Earring, Fashion, Gold, Human appearance, Inclusion, Jewellery, Matter, Opal, Sterling silver, Tourmaline

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