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Antique Mourning Brooch

Auction:
3318T
Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 3318T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 25, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Antique Mourning Brooch, dated "1790," sepia on ivory, depicting a figure and urn under a weeping willow, gold mount, 2 5/8 x 1 1/4 in.

Note: This item may be subject to state and federal laws. Buyers are responsible for shipping.
Estimate $600-800


Losses. Converted from a bracelet clasp, later pinstem.


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

Brooch, Culture, Cuttlefish, Humans, Mourning, Sepia, Visual arts, Willow

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