12-09-2014 12-09-2014
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December 9, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Antique 18kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet

 
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2771B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Antique 18kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet, Sweden, c. 1820, the clasp with a silhouette of a lady in Empire dress joined to three straps of finely woven hairwork, lg. 6 1/4 in., hallmarks.
Estimate $700-900

Scratches to crystal. Craqueleure and minor losses to silhouette, visible under magnification. Hairwork straps are paper thin.


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