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18k Gold and Ancient Egyptian Glass Mosaic Brooch

Auction:
2610B
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2610B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 11, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

18k Gold and Ancient Egyptian Glass Mosaic Brooch, Egypt, the mosaic depicting flowers, lg. 1 3/8 in., frame hallmarked.

Note: Accompanied by a copy of a receipt from Nassar Brothers, Cairo, stating that the glass mosaic is Ptolemaic period.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Egypt, Cairo, Ancient Roman architecture, Byzantine art, Glass, Mosaic

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