21 April 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,875
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL REVIVAL MICROMOSAIC ENAMEL AND GOLD BULLA PENDANT
Designed as a hinged bulla with multi-colored micromosaics of angels, flowers and stars, each within gold granulation and wirework surrounds, the reverse with multi-colored micromosaics of a dove, flowers and starts, centering upon the letters 'AVE,' opening to reveal a circular compartment with a lock of hair, mounted in gold, circa 1870, with maker's marks
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