09-18-2007 09-18-2007
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2375 Boston
September 18, 2007 12:00PMCalender
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18kt Black Gold and Diamond Collar, Yvel

$7,050$6,000
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2375 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 18, 2007 12:00PM

Description:

18kt Black Gold and Diamond Collar, Yvel, the gold thread collar mounted with five full-cut diamond slides, lg. 15 1/2 in., with original pouch.

Note: To produce colored goldwork in this style, Yvel brought Jewish goldsmiths from Ethiopia, where this art has been practiced for centuries.
Estimate $5,500-6,500

Keywords

Ethiopia