George Hunt an Enamel and Agate Dress Clip
Lot 313
George Hunt an Enamel and Agate Dress Clip
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
George Hunt
an Enamel and Agate Dress Clip
the circular enamel boss painted with a butterfly in shades of blue and gold, above a rectangular panel collet set with a bluish agate cabochon, flanked by leaves and wire scrolls, with stepped motif beneath
5.5cm long, with stamped maker's mark, and signed to the counter enamel 'G. Hunt 1931'

Footnotes

  • Provenance: by direct descent though the family of George Hunt.

    Exhibited: George Edward Hunt- The Silent World of an Arts and Crafts Jeweller, Bonhams New Bond St, Knowle and Bath, November-December 2006. Catalogue and exhibit number 58.
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