09-15-2009 09-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2471 Boston
September 15, 2009 10:00AMCalender
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Antique 14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Brooch

$504$425
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2471 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 15, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Antique 14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Brooch, depicting a maiden with diadem and headdress of ivy, in an Etruscan Revivial mount, with applied bead and ropetwist accents, lg. 2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Cameo: There are some losses to the ivy. Mount: pinstem replaced, evidence of solder which is visible through the wirework on the front. Some bends to wirework. Tarnish.

Keywords

Cameo Brooch, Etruscan Revivial mount