• Vintage and Modern Jewels at S auction at Christies

    Sale 5896

    Vintage and Modern Jewels at South Kensington, Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    19 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 80

    Three hardstone cameos

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Three hardstone cameos
    Comprising: a large oval agate carved to depict the head of Sabina in profile to the right; a rectangular labradorite carved to depict the head of a bearded man possibly Herakles; the third of bloodstone depicting the head of Livia in profile to the left


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot contains rubies of undetermined origin. Rubies of Burmese origin cannot be imported into the U.S. It is the buyers responsibility to obtain an origin certificate for this lot if import into the U.S. is desired.