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Archeological Revival Gold and Micromosaic Necklace

Auction:
3250T
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 3250T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 14, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Archeological Revival Gold and Micromosaic Necklace, composed of 19th century elements, centering a scarab beetle joined to a collar with sphinxes, suspending a drop with Chi Rho, with bead, wire, and ropework accents, completed by mesh strap, lg. 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Losses to tessereae and some bead/wirework. Kinks to chain. Overall wear and tarsish.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Chi Rho, Ancient Egypt, Arts, Byzantine art, Decorative arts, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Legendary creatures, Micromosaic, Mosaic, Necklace, Scarab, Sphinx

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