Description

    Shell Cameo, Coral Cameo, Gold, Silver, Gold-Plated Jewelry

    The lot includes: one brooch with a shell cameo depicting Dionysus, the god of wine, set in gold-plated metal (Dimensions: 2-3/8 inches x 2 inches); one shell cameo depicting a couple (Diameter: 1-3/4 inches); one brooch with a shell cameo depicting a woman in a village, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-3/8 inches x 1-3/4 inches); one pendant-brooch with a coral cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-1/2 inches x 1-1/8 inches); one shell cameo depicting the Three Graces, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-1/4 inches x 1 inch); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo depicting a bouquet of flowers, set in silver (Diameter: 1-1/8 inches); and one brooch with a shell cameo depicting St. George, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-1/16 inches x 7/8 inch). Gross weight 72.40 grams.


    Condition Report*:

    Gem Type: Shell, Coral
    Gem Shape: Oval-shaped, Round-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: 1. Metal tests as gold-plated base metal. Completed by a pinstem and C catch. 3: Marked 14K. Completed by a pinstem and catch. 4. Marked 14K. Completed by a fold-down bail, pinstem, and catch. 5: Marked 14K. Completed by a bail, pinstem, and catch. 6: Metal tests as silver, accented by gold-plated base metal. Completed by a hinged bail, pinstem, and catch. 7: Marked: 14. Completed by a pinstem and C catch.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2016
    5th-12th Tuesday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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