11 December 2003
THE PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MARSHALL C. FINKELMAN
TWO ANCIENT GOLD BRACELETS
Circa 5th Century B.C. and 1st Century A.D.
One Roman, with an oval hoop formed from a hollow tube with tapering ends coiled back around opposite ends; and one Western Asiatic, with a kidney-shaped hoop formed from a length of spiral wire
2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm.) wide (Western Asiatic) (2)
American Private Collection.
Acquired by the current owner in the 1980s.
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Christie’s specialists discuss Haring, Banksy and Stik, and how to bring the street into the home
Offered on 6 December in London, Anthony van Dyck’s Portrait of Princess Mary, Daughter of King Charles I of England