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Auction: Vintage & Modern Jewels at South Kensington
was auctioned on: 11 November 2008
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An early 19th century gold, hardstone and glass intaglio nec...

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Estimate: £1,400 - £1,600
ca. US$2,147 - US$2,453
Price realised:  £3,750
ca. US$5,751
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An early 19th century gold, hardstone and glass intaglio necklace
An early 19th century gold, hardstone and glass intaglio necklace Modified from a bracelet, composed of a central three colour gold chased foliate panel set with four intaglios, including a cornelian example depicting Zeus and Nike, possibly Roman , a foiled brown zircon centre, and turquoise four stone decoration, to six matching graduated panels each mounted with two intaglios mainly 18th or 19th century including a nicolo example depicting a lion, one of chloromelanite depicting Venus Victrix, a plasma depicting Jupiter Serapis and a jasper example depicting the head of Socrates, possibly Roman , to an early 19th century oval intaglio depicting triple male profiles, each panel with two tier chain-link connections, the panels circa 1820, approximately 41.0 cm. long

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Vintage & Modern Jewels at South Kensington
Date of the auction: 11 Nov 2008
Address: Christie's
11 November 2008, London, South Kensington