Winter 2017 Sales Results      View sale results for this auction.
Lot 23 of 383

GO TO LOT#

 

Lot 23: An Antique Cameo and Gold Brooch, circa 1840

 

Hammer Price
$400 CAN

 

The oval shell cameo depicting the profile of a gentleman, conforming surround with elaborate bead and scroll motifs, mounted in 14k gold, with original box

From the estate of a prominent Montreal collector

Dimensions: 60 x 52 mm
Weight: 20.1 grams
Cameo: signed T. Saulini F. by Tommaso Saulini (1784-1864), Rome
Frame not signed
Good condition commensurate with age, with a crack going across the left side of the cameo
The cameo likely depicts Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, son of King George III, and father of Queen Victoria


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

AUCTION ESTIMATE
Winter 2017 400 – 600
312 – 468
260 – 390
CAD
USD
EUR