• A Marriage of Collections: The auction at Christies

    Sale 2398

    A Marriage of Collections: The Property of Dr. Julius and Dena K. Tarshis

    21 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 62

    **AN ANTIQUE IVORY, GOLD AND MULTI-GEM CAMEO PENDANT

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    **AN ANTIQUE IVORY, GOLD AND MULTI-GEM CAMEO PENDANT
    Set with a carved oval ivory cameo depicting a male figure, within a gold scrolled frame, enhanced by table-cut diamonds and rubies, the reverse engraved 'IHS,' mounting in gold and silver, early to mid 19th century, (one diamond may have been replaced)


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