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Miniature "Lover's Eye" Ring

Auction:
2349
Lot:
769
Sold for:
$3,173$2,700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Miniature "Lover's Eye" Ring, England, early 19th century, centered with a small rectangular watercolor on ivory painted female eye, with a gray iris, surrounded by chased gold, and black enamel borders, in a red leather, hinged, heart-shaped case, with Leytonstone, (England), label.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Iris, Painting, Watercolor painting

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