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Etruscan Revival Gold and Micromosaic Pendant

Auction:
2993B
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2993B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 21, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Etruscan Revival Gold and Micromosaic Pendant, depicting a satyr's head, with ropework accents, reverse with compartment, lg. 2 3/8 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Tesserae in good condition, a few on the bail slightly chipped, small areas of tarnish, compartment does not have glass insert.


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

1st millennium BC, Culture, Etruscan civilization, Etruscan language, Historical linguistics, Micromosaic, Tyrsenian languages

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