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Antique 22kt Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Necklace, India

Auction:
2515B
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2515B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Antique 22kt Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Necklace, India, set with rubies, emeralds, and diamonds, and with seed pearls, reverse with polychrome enamel, in a Georg Jensen Inc., New York, box, (damage).

Note: Accompanied by a letter from Georg Jensen Inc. dated January 3, 1958, dating and describing the necklace, and stating that it came from the estate of the dowager Maharanee of Kurapatla.
Estimate $150-200

Stones are foil-backed, center stone with corrosion and fading to foil, overall fading to foil, areas of enamel loss to several links and pendant, discoloration to pearls, needs restringing, some extra pearls.

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Georg Jensen Inc., India, Gemstones, Jensen, Necklace, Pearls

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