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Archaeological Revival Gold and Micromosaic Bracelet, Ernesto Pierret,

Auction:
2899B
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2899B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Archaeological Revival Gold and Micromosaic Bracelet, Ernesto Pierret, c. 1860, centering a micromosaic depicting a cherub in a Roman chariot drawn by two lions, applied bead and wirework accents, interior cir. 6 1/2 in., signed.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

very small loupe visible nicks, light surface wear, possibly missing a few tesserae at the edge.


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Keywords

Ernesto Pierret, Byzantine art, Chariot, Cherub, Decorative arts, Filigree, Micromosaic, Mosaic

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