A nautical reverse carved intaglio brooch (3)

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Lot 216
A nautical reverse carved intaglio brooch
circa 1860's
(3)

Sold for £ 4,230 (US$ 5,693) inc. premium

Jewellery

3 Mar 2004, 11:00 GMT

London, Knightsbridge

A nautical reverse carved intaglio brooch circa 1860's
depicting a yacht at sea, to a mount designed as an anchor with a twisted rope border, with glazed locket compartment to the reverse, together with a reverse crystal intaglio of a heron, finely painted and showing the mother-of-pearl background, to a gold mount and a reverse crystal intaglio of a parrot (3)

Footnotes

  • For a similar example of a reverse crystal intaglio of a heron, see page 145 Plate 23, Vivienne Becker, Antique and Twentieth Century Jewellery, N.A.G Press, London
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