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3256B Boston
May 21, 2019 12:00 PMCalender

Fine and Rare Micromosaic Plaque

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


Fine and Rare Micromosaic Plaque, probably Italy, c. 1830, depicting figures mourning at the tomb of Napoleon I in the Valley of the Willows on St. Helena, 3 1/8 x 2 in., in a fitted box.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Very fine quality. Possible repair to face of soldier. Minor loss to back of child's head. Some minor overall scattered losses. Unobtrusive.

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