Apr 17, 2024 12:00 EST

Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags

 
  Lot 1068
 

1068

Ancient Carnelian Bead and Gold Necklace

Estate / Collection: Property from the Estate of Elaine and James D. Wolfensohn

Urn and vari-shaped carnelian beads, possibly Helenistic period. Length 20 1/2 inches.

Sold for $3,200
Estimated at $2,000 - $3,000

Includes Buyer's Premium


 

Estate / Collection: Property from the Estate of Elaine and James D. Wolfensohn

Urn and vari-shaped carnelian beads, possibly Helenistic period. Length 20 1/2 inches.

Gold tests between 18 and 22 kt.

Carnelian: medium orangy brownish red, visible inclusions and some banding, few lighter, few surface-reaching, medium polish.

Dents to gold.

Width at center 1 inch.

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Auction: Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags, Apr 17, 2024

  • Successful Auction of Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags on April 17, 2024
  • Sale Total Surpasses Expectations Amid Competitive Bidding
  • Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted for Future Auctions


NEW YORK, NY -- Doyle held a successful auction in the popular category of Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags on April 17, 2024. Strong results were achieved for stylish jewelry by Bulgari, Elizabeth Gage, Barry Kieselstein-Cord, Ilias Lalaounis, Seaman Schepps and Tiffany & Co., as well as fine watches and luxury handbags.

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