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Lot 201: An Antique Coral and Gold Cruciform Pendant Necklace, by Robert Phillips, circa 1860


Hammer Price
$4,000 CAN


The large satin-finish cross decorated with bezel-set round corals and accented by tiny pierced foliate motifs, suspending from a ropetwist chain with a similar coral-set clasp, mounted in 18k gold, signed RP, length 20 inches

Dimensions: 57 x 90 mm
Weight: 90.2 grams
Coral: Near uniform slightly reddish orange colour, very good matching, with minor mottling
Good overall condition, with minor denting on the back of the cross
This Renaissance Revival jewel is signed RP for Robert Phillips, of Phillips Brothers, London, England jeweller, known to have offered jewels made by famed Italian Jeweller Castellani, and also by Castellani's protege, Carlo Giuliano.

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

November 2018 3,000 – 4,000
2,340 – 3,120
1,950 – 2,600