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Pair of 10kt Gold Victorian Snake Earpendants

Auction:
2844T
Lot:
1311
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Discovery - 2844T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of 10kt Gold Victorian Snake Earpendants, the applied and engraved snakes coiled around an elongated gold drop, with ruby eyes, lg. 2 1/2 in., 5.1 dwt.

Provenance: From the Collection of Christie Romero. Christie Romero was a historian of antique, period, and vintage jewelry, as well as a certified gemologist, lecturer, instructor and consultant. She was the director of the Center for Jewelry Studies, the author of Warman's Jewelry, and an appraiser on PBS's Antiques Roadshow.
Estimate $500-700


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Christie Romero, Antique, Antiques Roadshow, Estate jewelry, Jewellery

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