11 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,000
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A GREEK GOLD AND GARNET PENDANT
HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.
In the form of Eros depicted as a paunchy baby, his legs to his left, his arms held out, his drop-shaped wings set with cabochon garnets, surmounted by voluted wires, a cabochon garnet lunette and a ribbed suspension loop above; now hanging on a modern gold necklace
1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm.) high; 15¼ in. (38.7 cm.) necklace length
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Molly Morse Limmer
with Jack Ogden, London, 1980s.
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