New York, East
23 October 2000
AN ASSORTED GROUP OF HAIR JEWELRY
Comprised but not limited to variously designed chains, necklaces and bracelets several entirely of woven hair with the addition of gold clasps and decorative elements; highlights include a pin, designed as a textured open circle, decorated with a interlaced serpent symbolizing eternity, mounted in gold; a brooch designed as an oval plaque covered with brown hair Price of Wales plume decorated with seed pearls with an inscription, within a seed pearl surround, mounted in gold; a bracelet, centering upon braided brown hair, covered with crystal with a gold and black enamel frame, joined to a braided hair bracelet--6 in.
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Please note that there are 14 pieces in this lot, not 7 as listed in the catalogue.
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