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Sterling Silver and Turquoise Cuff Links, Peter Macchiarini

Auction:
2375
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$235$200

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2375
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 18, 2007 12:00PM

Description:

Sterling Silver and Turquoise Cuff Links, Peter Macchiarini, the triangular layered forms with textured wells set with cabochons, lg. 1 5/8 in., signed.

Note: Macchiarini (1907-2001) trained in Europe as a sculptor in the 1920s, and returned to his native state of California to work as a stone carver, sculptor and self-taught jeweler. Many of his first pieces of jewelry were made from silver and display a constructivist interest in internal structure and layering. For a further work by the artist, see lot 308.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Peter Macchiarini, Sterling Silver, Turquoise Cuff Links, sculptor and self-taught jeweler, Cufflink, Fashion accessories, Gemstones, Jewellery, Turquoise

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