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Arts & Crafts 18kt Gold, Plique-a-Jour Enamel, and Pink Tourmaline Brooch, Tiffany & Co.

Auction:
2746B
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2746B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Arts & Crafts 18kt Gold, Plique-a-Jour Enamel, and Pink Tourmaline Brooch, Tiffany & Co., c. 1916, bezel-set with a fancy-cut pink tourmaline, framed by beads, en plein enamel abstract lotus motifs, and panes of plique-a-jour enamel, lg. 1 1/4 in., signed.

Note: For similar brooches with stylized and geometric motif frames from this period, see Louis Comfort Tiffany at Tiffany & Co., p. 71.

Jewelry from a New England Collector, proceeds to benefit the Campaign for Catholic Schools.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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Tiffany & Co., Louis Comfort Tiffany, England Collector

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