A pair of early 19th century portrait miniature bracelets

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Lot 110Y
A pair of early 19th century portrait miniature bracelets

Sold for £ 1,875 (US$ 2,335) inc. premium

Jewellery

7 Jan 2014, 11:00 GMT

Oxford

A pair of early 19th century portrait miniature bracelets
The portraits painted on ivory to depict a lady and gentleman in 18th century dress, with powdered grey wigs, within scrolling gold mounts, both detachable to be worn as brooches, to bracelets composed of shaped panels with engraved foliate decoration, in fitted case, each bracelet length approximately 18.5cm.

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