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Antique 18kt Gold, Limoges Enamel, and Gemstone Brooch, A. Golay, Leresche & Fils

Auction:
2932B
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2932B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Antique 18kt Gold, Limoges Enamel, and Gemstone Brooch, A. Golay, Leresche & Fils, depicting a bejeweled Cleopatra, the frame designed as an asp with an emerald head, dia. 1 1/4 in., signed.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

General good condition. Minor discoloration to enamel on headpiece, as visible in catalog photo.


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

Brooch, Cleopatra, Decorative arts, Fasteners, Glass, Jewellery making, Limoges enamel, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel

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