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George W. Shiebler Sterling Silver "Homeric" Medallion Bar Pin

Auction:
2481
Lot:
653
Sold for:
$207$175

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

George W. Shiebler Sterling Silver "Homeric" Medallion Bar Pin, late 19th century, formed as a rusticated hammered bar pin with Greek word, suspending five round profile medallions of classical gods and goddesses, numbered 379, lg. 3 in., approx. 1 troy oz.
Estimate $200-300

lacking pin bar.

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George W. Shiebler Sterling Silver, Blind people, Epic poets, Exonumia, Homer, Medal, Mycenaean Greece, Mythography, Troy

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