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Antique Gold and Diamond Locket

Auction:
3144B
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 3144B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 25, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Antique Gold and Diamond Locket, c. 1895. the heart-shape locket set with old mine-cut diamonds, black enamel accents, enclosed hair compartment, with engraved accents, and suspended from an associated bow, total lg. 2 1/8 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Heart tests for 18kt. Minor enamel loss. Joined to a later pony tail and suspended from a bow brooch.


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

Chequers Ring, Crystallography, Diamond, Geology, Locket, Mineralogy

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