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    Sale 5892

    Jewels at South Kensington, including Fine Hermes Handbags

    17 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 182

    A 19th century parure of gold mounted Chinese hornbill cameo jewellery

    Price Realised  


    A 19th century parure of gold mounted Chinese hornbill cameo jewellery
    Comprising: a necklace composed of carved horn cameos depicting floral sprays mounted in alternate oval and circular panels; each mount with bead decoration with matching bracelet and earrings en suite circa 1850, earrings have later clip fittings (4)

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    Please note that this lot will require a CITES licence to leave the EU and will be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is imported in to the USA