9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,250
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A PAIR OF GREEK GOLD EARRINGS
CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Each boat shaped, with a high-arching earwire, ornamented with filigree spirals and diamonds in granulation, each end with a ring of granulation framed by plain rings, a loop at the bottom suspending a pomegranate-shaped pendant adorned with granulation; with modern gold ear-posts
Each: 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm.) high (2)
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with Vasken Demirjian, New York, 1989.
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION
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