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Lot 201: An Antique Enamel and Silver Suite

 

Hammer Price
$1,900 CAN

 

Of mythological and classical motif, the openwork plaques embellished by polychrome enamelling depicting gryphons, birds, mermaids, masques, acanthus leaves, and urns; including a necklace, length 16 1/2 ins, a pair of ear pendants, and two bracelet fragments (not illustrated), length 7 ins, mounted in silver, late 18th century (4)

PROVENANCE

property from the estate of Brenda and Robertson Davies

- combined weight 90.6 g
- necklace width 5/8 in
- ear pendants length 1 7/8 ins
- bracelet width 5/8 in, length 7 ins
- necklace and ear pendants with abrasions and repairs commensurate with age; the bracelet in several pieces needs repair


Condition reports are provided as a courtesy to clients and are a qualified subjective opinion only. All items are sold ‘as is’.

AUCTION ESTIMATE
June 2013 1,800 – 2,000
1,404 – 1,560
1,170 – 1,300
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