09-15-2009 09-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2471 Boston
September 15, 2009 10:00AMCalender
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Art Nouveau Sterling Silver, Plique-a-Jour Enamel, and Gem-set Butterfly Pendant/B

$1,067$900
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2471 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 15, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Art Nouveau Sterling Silver, Plique-a-Jour Enamel, and Gem-set Butterfly Pendant/B the plique-a-jour enamel wings with cushion-cut blue stone and seed pearl accents, cabochon red stone eyes, lg. 2 3/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Butterfly
One seed pearl missing.
some small shrinkage cracks
Very minute loupe visible only loss to lower right tip of wing
Blue stones likely glass.

Keywords

Butterfly, Cabochon, Cut, Decorative arts, Gemstones, Pearl, Plique-à-jour, Vitreous enamel