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Cameo Brooch

Auction:
2991T
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Discovery - 2991T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 16, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Cameo Brooch, depicting Persephone and Demeter, dated 1864, in a gold-filled frame, lg. 2 1/2 in.

Provenance: The estate of Carol Ferranti.
The property of Carol J. Ferranti
Estimate $200-300

Hairline cracks along the top.


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.

Keywords

Carol J. Ferranti, Cameo Brooch, Carol Ferranti, Ancient Greek religion, Demeter, Ferranti, Greek mythology, Greek underworld, Mythology, Persephone

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