A fine gold and turquoise musical hair locket, circa 1820,
Lot 4
A fine gold and turquoise musical hair locket, circa 1820,
Sold for US$ 29,280 inc. premium

Lot Details
A fine gold and turquoise musical hair locket, circa 1820, A fine gold and turquoise musical hair locket, circa 1820,
A fine gold and turquoise musical hair locket,
circa 1820,
No. 1147, the single-air double-sided disk sur-plateau movement with nine teeth on one side, eight teeth on the other, grouped from crescent comb screw cluster to the spring side, female winding spindle. in rich gold pocket-watch form case, with top hoop pressing for case hinge opening, the sides finely pressed with flowers, stems, leaves and ripened fruits, embellished with miniature leaf appliqués and finished with grouped turquoise bosses, start/stop hidden within the decoration at the side of the case, the interior with movement cover having dot decorated ground and central glazed roundel for hair lock, with key - 2.1/8in. high
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