9 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A PAIR OF OTTOMAN STAMPED GOLD SHEET HOOP EARRINGS, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY
With twisted wire hoop, bottom section with large flat gold element with stamped floral decoration, dragon head either side, a series of globular sections running beneath - approx. 3 in (7 1/2cm) high (2)
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