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Three Pieces of Victorian Jewelry

Auction:
2844T
Lot:
1314
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Three Pieces of Victorian Jewelry, 19th century, including an 18kt gold memorial ring with enameled and inscribed band and braided hair center surrounded by garnets, a 14kt gold and enamel memorial brooch, and a pair of 14kt gold and garnet drop-form earrings, ring size 9 1/4, total 20.0 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 $400-600


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, Antiques Roadshow, Estate jewelry, Garnet, Gemstones, Jewellery

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