22 May 2001
A gold and enamelled vinaigrette of bracelet form
circa 1840, unmarked
The central rectangular plaque with enamelled scene of two putti with an urn, enhanced with two small rows of diamonds, with pearl borders, a diamond at each corner, with finely engraved scroll grille, the bracelet formed as curved openwork sections enamelled in shades of blue and white, the spacers set with pearls, with locking pin and safety-chain
8 in. (205 mm.) long
With Breede, Kiel.
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