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    Hardstone Cameo, Lava Cameo, Shell Cameo, Gold, Base Metal Jewelry
    The lot includes: two brooches, one with a shell cameo depicting a palace, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-1/4 inches x 1 inch), and one with a lava cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in yellow metal (Dimensions: 2 inches x 1-5/8 inches); two pendants, one with a sardonyx cameo depicting a lady dancing, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-3/8 inches x 7/8 inch); and one with a lava cameo depicting a female harpist, set in yellow metal (Dimensions: 1-1/8 inches x 1 inch); and one pair of earrings with shell cameos depicting bucolic scenes, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-13/16 inches x 1 inch). Gross weight 47.60 grams.

    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Sardonyx, Lava, Shell
    Shape(s): Cameo
    Count: 1 - 25

    Yellow Metal

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: A lovely assortment of cameo jewelry. Lead solder evident on second brooch. Earrings completed by kidney hooks.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 182

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

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