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Art Deco Egyptian Revival Gilt-silver, Enamel, and Lapis Bracelet

Auction:
2965B
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2965B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Art Deco Egyptian Revival Gilt-silver, Enamel, and Lapis Bracelet, the hinged bangle centering a carved hardstone scarab, framed by plique-a-jour enamel wings and cloisonne enamel lotus blossoms, bezel-set lapis cabochon accents, interior cir. 7 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

800 European silver mark, minor pitting and very small losses to enamel, clasp reinforced with solder, bezel slightly bent around lapis.


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

Bracelet, Chinese art, Cloisonné, Decorative arts, Gemstones, Hardstone carving, Jewellery making, Lapis lazuli, Plique-à-jour, Scarab, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel

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