Sale 21IJ01 | Lot 53

Art Deco Gold, Black Onyx, Enamel, Mother-of-Pearl, Coral and Turquoise Vanity

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Art Deco Gold, Black Onyx, Enamel, Mother-of-Pearl, Coral and Turquoise Vanity

Lot Details

Lot 53
Art Deco Gold, Black Onyx, Enamel, Mother-of-Pearl, Coral and Turquoise Vanity
The gold and black enamel rectangular case centering a panel of Japonnerie motif depicting gray mother-of-pearl branches and petals with round cabochon fluted coral blossoms, against a mother-of pearl sky and clouds of pastel hues, in a surround of jasper and vari-colored mother-of-pearl water and hills, acccented by three carved turquoise flowers, the sides of carved black onyx of floral motif, centering 2 round cabochon coral, opening to reveal a mirror, a powder compartment with hinged cover and a hinged lipstick case, with French import mark, circa 1925, enamel loss, ap. 98.5 dwts. gross. 3 5/8 x 2 x 3/8 inches.




C The Estate of Mildred C. Brinn

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $31,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Tests as 18 kt.

Coral blossoms: medium deep slightly pinkish orange, good luster.

Side coral: deep reddish orange, good luster.

Mother-of-pearl, white, gray and brown with visible rose and green orient, good luster.

Turquoise: medium turquoise blue, good luster.

Minor enamel loss on front edges, top panel and scratches on reverse.


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Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Sold for $31,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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