Sale 12JL01 | Lot 260

Archeological Revival Gold and Carnelian Scarab Brooch

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Lot Details

Lot 260
Archeological Revival Gold and Carnelian Scarab Brooch
Rotating scarab & intaglio, c. 1870, ap. 36 dwt. 4 1/8 x 2 1/2 inches.

Proceeds To Benefit The Costume and Textile Collection of The Museum of the City of New York.

C Property of the Museum of The City of New York

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $10,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Including carved carnelian rotating scarab & three carnelian urns. Carnelian pendants are translucent.

Minor dents on reverse of brooch.

Good condition. 4 1/16 x 2 1/2".


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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $10,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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