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Etruscan Revival 14kt Gold and Micromosaic Pendant

Auction:
2471
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$593$500

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2471
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 15, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Etruscan Revival 14kt Gold and Micromosaic Pendant, set on one side with doves and foliage, polychrome tesserae border, the other with "ROMA" and applied bead and ropetwist accents, lg. 1 1/2 in., (losses).
Estimate $300-500

Numerous losses to tesserae, and lacking original pendant bail. a couple of minor dings.

Keywords

1 1/2, Bail, Beadwork, Byzantine art, Etruscan civilization, Mosaic, Polychrome, Pre-Indo-Europeans

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