6 December 2007,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A ROMAN GOLD MEDALLION PENDANT
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
With the bust of a goddess in repoussé wearing a mantle, her right arm over her chest, her left arm obscured, a crescentic diadem in her center-parted hair, bordered by filigree twisted wire, the suspension loop ribbed
1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm.) high
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Yvette Raoux, Paris, 1960s-1980s.
Acquired by the current owner in 1989.
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