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Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, Diamond, and Pearl Brooch and Earrings

Auction:
2871B
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2871B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 08, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, Diamond, and Pearl Brooch and Earrings, the earrings designed as blue basse-taille enamel snakes entwined with an old-mine cut diamond vine, ruby eyes, pearl accents, later 14kt gold findings, brooch en suite, lg. 1 1/2 and 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Minor spots of enamel loss to both earrings and one small spot to brooch. Unobtrusive when worn. Two pearls in brooch with repairs to the backs, one loose. 16.4 dwt.


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

Pearl Brooch, Basse-taille, Brooch, Decorative arts, Jewellery making, Vitreous enamel

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