Sale 15JL02 | Lot 42

Archaeological Revival Gold and Shell Cameo Bangle Bracelet

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Archaeological Revival Gold and Shell Cameo Bangle Bracelet

Lot Details

Lot 42
Archaeological Revival Gold and Shell Cameo Bangle Bracelet
Centering one oval cameo depicting a male figure, approximately 31.0 x 25.0 mm., within a concave frame decorated with a leaf motif, edged by twisted gold, quartered by gold balls and detailed gold discs centering polished gold balls, completed by a bracelet composed of squares outlined with gold beading, each centering a gold ball encircled by twisted gold, quartered by small gold balls, spaced by three hinged finely ribbed cylinders tipped by detailed gold discs centering polished gold balls, circa 1880, approximately 42.4 dwts. Inner circle 6 3/4 inches. With fitted box.


C The Estate of Barbara U. Simon

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Cameo: nice carving, translucent.

Gold: bright rich yellow gold hue, very nice gold work, tarnish back cylinder and several panels next to cylinder.

Good condition. Center panel 1 3/4 x 1 1/2" (frame), 2 /8 x 1 7/8" (including discs). Width of bangle 13/16", with cylinders 1 3/16".


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Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $5,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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