03-22-201603-22-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2883BBoston
March 22, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Antique Renaissance Revival Gold, Enamel, and Amethyst Necklace, Carlo Giuliano

$20,910$17,000
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 2883BLocation: BostonDate / Time: March 22, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Antique Renaissance Revival Gold, Enamel, and Amethyst Necklace, Carlo Giuliano, c. 1890, designed as a fringe of graduating bezel-set amethyst cabochons, black and white enamel chain, lg. 15 1/2 in., maker's mark.

Note: The Giuliano studio often used black and white enamel on gold, especially in the 1890s, inspired by 17th century French jewelers such as Jean Toutin. After Carlo's death in 1895 many pieces were produced entirely in black and white enamel.
The estate of Dorothy Braude Edinburg
Estimate $8,000-10,000

Enamel with wear and numerous batons with minor nicks and loss, down to metal in a couple of spots, unobtrusive. Amethysts well matched, typical inclusions, but not noticed when worn. Mark is "CG"


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Keywords

Carlo Giuliano, Dorothy Braude Edinburg, Amethyst Necklace