06-27-2017 06-27-2017
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3015B Boston
June 27, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

19kt Gold and Venetian Glass "Bomarzo" Pendant/Brooch, Elizabeth Locke

Auction: Fine Jewelry - 3015B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 27, 2017 10:00AM


19kt Gold and Venetian Glass "Bomarzo" Pendant/Brooch, Elizabeth Locke, the Maltese cross with Venetian glass grotesque figures on mother-of-pearl ground, citrine accents, lg. 2 3/4 in., signed.

Note: The inspiration for this pendant comes from the Bomarzo Park Monsters, by the architect and garden designer Pirro Ligorio (c. 1512/13-1583), whose notable work includes the famous gardens of Villa d'Este in Tivoli.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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Elizabeth Locke