03-14-2006 03-14-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2311 Boston
March 14, 2006 11:00 AMCalender
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Archaeological Style 18kt Gold and Amethyst Fringe Necklace, Castellani

$30,550$26,000
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2311 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 14, 2006 11:00AM

Description:

Archaeological Style 18kt Gold and Amethyst Fringe Necklace, Castellani, the cabochon amethyst drops interspersed with beads and rondels strung on foxtail chain, "S" form closure, lg. 15 1/2 in., maker's mark, (small dents and losses to several beads).

Note: For an example of similar work by Castellani, see Castellani and Giuliano: Revivalist Jewellers of the Nineteenth Century, by Geoffrey Munn, p. 52, fig. 52.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Amethyst Fringe Necklace, Gold Fringe Necklace, Geoffrey Munn