09-29-2015 09-29-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2847B Boston
September 29, 2015 10:00 AMCalender

Antique Gold and Micromosaic Locket

Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2847B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 29, 2015 10:00AM


Antique Gold and Micromosaic Locket, depicting various Christian symbols, the frame with bead and wire motifs, and opening to a compartment, dia. 1 3/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

Testing for approx. 18kt gold. A few tesserae missing, not obtrusive. Mount with tarnish, one bead missing in frame. Reverse with surface scratches. Bail not original.

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