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Auction: Jewellery Including the Property of a Nobleman
was auctioned on: 16 April 2013
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A late 16th/early 17th century gold and enamel 'memento mori...

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Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000
ca. US$3,062 - US$4,593
Price realised:  £2,250
ca. US$3,445
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A late 16th/early 17th century gold and enamel 'memento mori' ring
A late 16th/early 17th century gold and enamel 'memento mori' ring The heavy gold ring with flattened bezel, the centre with white enamelled skull on black enamel ground, the border with black enamel line decoration and enclosing the legend memento mori with twin star spacers, to raised and engraved scroll shoulders with traces of some white enamel detail, the reverse with indistinct goldsmiths privy mark, circa 1600, finger size H

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Jewellery Including the Property of a Nobleman
Date of the auction: 16 Apr 2013
Address: Christie's
16 April 2013, London, South Kensington