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Antique 18kt Gold and Micromosaic Brooch, Rome

Auction:
2375
Lot:
599
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

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

Description:

Antique 18kt Gold and Micromosaic Brooch, Rome, the polychrome tesserae depicting a fly, suspending pendants with foliate devices, lg. 2 in., Roman assay mark, (minute losses, evidence of solder to pin stem).
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Assay, Brooch, Byzantine art, Micromosaic, Mosaic, Tessera

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