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Group of Victorian Mourning Jewelry

Auction:
3157T
Lot:
2264
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Discovery - 3157T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 17, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Group of Victorian Mourning Jewelry, some gold, including a hair necklace and locket, a garnet brooch, a Masonic clip, and a chalcedony and hair brooch.
Estimate $200-300

There is no hair in the ring, but it has the ability to hold it. The round brooch in the lower left also does not have any hair, but it has a compartment for it. There's loss of enamel and tarnishing. Some signs of repairs and soldering marks, garnet loss, and some gold-filled wear.


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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Book:Gemology and Jewelry, Brooch, Clothing, Fashion, Fasteners, Jewellery, Locket, Mourning, Necklace, Visual arts

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