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Antique Gold and Micromosaic Necklace

Auction:
3256B
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 3256B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 21, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Antique Gold and Micromosaic Necklace, c. 1830, the fine micromosaic panels depicting various fowl and baskets of flowers, framed by seed pearls and blue enamel, joined by swags of delicate chain, lg. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Some sligt nicks to goldstone glass, central panel with hairline to goldstone, but stable. Missing a pearl. Later added chain to lengthen necklace.


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.

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Antique, Art genres, Arts, Byzantine art, Decorative arts, Jewellery making, Micromosaic, Mosaic, Necklace, Pearl, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel

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