A gold, enamel and diamond locket/necklace, by Carlo Giuliano,
Lot 22
A gold, enamel and diamond locket/necklace, by Carlo Giuliano,
£8,000 - 10,000
US$ 13,000 - 17,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A gold, enamel and diamond locket/necklace, by Carlo Giuliano, circa 1880
The circular locket with blue and white guilloché enamel and rose-cut diamond highlights within a border of half pearls, the reverse with a black enamelled monogram, to a similarly-enamelled bail, and delicate blue and white enamelled ropetwist necklace interspersed with grey seed pearls, clasp with maker's mark CG, chain length 36.9cm, locket length 4.9cm

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Purchased from Giuliano by the vendor's great-great-grandmother, wife of William Hollins, an industrialist from Nottinghamshire and founder of Viyella.
    She had five children, all of whom predeceased her and the painting in the locket is of her son, Humphrey, who died of sunstroke in the Rockies.
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