Sale 15JL02 | Lot 39

Antique, Hardstone Cameo and Diamond Pendant

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Antique, Hardstone Cameo and Diamond Pendant

Lot Details

Lot 39
Antique, Hardstone Cameo and Diamond Pendant
Centering one oval hardstone cameo depicting the profile of a neoclassical woman, approximately 27.0 x 22.0 mm., within an oval frame decorated with small gold balls, edged with fine twisted gold, framed by an intertwining wire mesh serpent, its scaled and decoratively engraved head topped by 2 pear-shaped and oval rose-cut diamonds, flanked by 4 rose-cut diamonds, accented by small square-cut ruby eyes, supported by a pendant loop of similar design to the cameo frame, approximately 29.6 dwts. With fitted box.

C The Estate of Barbara U. Simon

Estimate: $1,800 - $2,200
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Cameo: very nice carving, translucent.

Diamonds: I-J-SI2.

Minor dents on lower left and right sides, slight separation between 2 rope-twist strands on lower left side, rich yellow gold hue.

Overall good condition. 3 3/16 (including pendant loop) x 1 15/16".

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Estimate: $1,800 - $2,200
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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