Sale 13JL02 | Lot 46

Antique Gold and Enamel Scent Bottle with Gold Carrying Chain

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Antique Gold and Enamel Scent Bottle with Gold Carrying Chain

Lot Details

Lot 46
Antique Gold and Enamel Scent Bottle with Gold Carrying Chain
The modified oval bottle applied with enamel on both sides depicting garden scenes with female figures and playful cherubs, edged by stylized gold petals surmounted by a line of gold leaves and florets, topped by a light blue enamel ball with similar decoration and pierced gold scrollwork, circa 1880-1900. 3 1/2 x 1 11/16 inches.


C Property of Caroline Peterson Dick, Wife of the Late U.S. Senator Charles W.F. Dick of Ohio

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Transfer decorated and hand painted, possibly Viennese.

MInor chip & scratch on bush on upper right, slightly visible to eye, small chip on other side on bush on upper right, visible to eye, visible scratch/chip by maiden's foot, several nicks/chips under baby, slightly visible to eye.

Overall good condition. 3 1/2 x 1 11/16".


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. 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.

No condition report? Click here to request one.

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $7,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Ask the Specialist Track Lot
Catalogue Info

Important Jewelry

Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 10am EDT
View All Lots