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Laurence Foss Arts & Crafts Amethyst and Sterling Silver Bracelet

Auction:
2844T
Lot:
1320
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Laurence Foss Arts & Crafts Amethyst and Sterling Silver Bracelet, America, 20th century, the hand-made links alternating between squares and rectangles set with amethyst, acorns, and leaves, marked "L/F Sterling" on back, lg. 6 3/4 in., 1.5 troy oz.

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 $700-900


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.

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Christie Romero, Amethyst, Antiques Roadshow, Estate jewelry, Gemstones, Jewellery

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