Sale 15JL02 | Lot 48

Pair of Antique Pique Tortoise Shell Pendant-Earrings

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Pair of Antique Pique Tortoise Shell Pendant-Earrings

Lot Details

Lot 48
Pair of Antique Pique Tortoise Shell Pendant-Earrings
Topped by round bombe tortoise shell panels applied with fine floral gold work, suspending stylized urn-shaped pendants applied with fine gold decoration, circa 1870, with metal hooks.


C The Estate of Barbara U. Simon

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Tortoise shell: translucent, decorated on both sides.

One tip of point is chipped.

Good condition. Hooks not original. 2 1/16 x 9/16".


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Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important Jewelry

Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 10am EDT
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