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Rene Lalique Serpent and Poissons Brooches

Auction:
2737B
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2737B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 28, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Rene Lalique Serpent and Poissons Brooches
Art glass, metal, foil
France, c. 1920
Both frosted colorless glass medallions cast in relief and backed with colored foil, set in metal mounts, both mounts with RL sword hallmarks, and stamped LALIQUE, the Serpent pin with flakes to head, and probably with a repaired pin hinge, dia. 1 5/8 and 1 3/4 in.

Note: Poissons corresponds to Marcilhac no. 1358, Serpent has the same form as button no. 1277, cuff links no. 1300, and cravat pin no. 1600, although the dimensions are larger.
Estimate $600-800


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.

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Poissons Brooches, Rene Lalique Serpent, France, metal mounts

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