09-25-2018 09-25-2018
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3144B Boston
September 25, 2018 10:00 AMCalender
147

18kt Gold Cameo Pendant/Brooch, John Paul Miller

 
Auction: Fine Jewelry - 3144B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 25, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

18kt Gold Cameo Pendant/Brooch, John Paul Miller, centering a shell cameo within a granulated gold frame, 23.6 dwt, lg. 2 1/2 in., maker's mark for John Paul Miller and Fred Miller, lg. 20 1/2 in.

Note: John Paul Miller (1918-2013), one of the leading goldsmiths in the United States, only created commissioned work. A pioneer of the use of granulation, Miller taught himself the technique through trial and error beginning in the 1940s.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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

United States