16 juin 2011

An amethyst and diamond blackamoor stick pin, Nardi

An amethyst and diamond blackamoor stick pin, Nardi. Photo Bonhams designed with an amethyst headdress and bodice each detailed with round brilliant-cut diamonds, and accentuated with diamond earrings;signed S. Nardi; mounted in eighteen karat gold; length: 1 1/2in. Sold for US$7,320 Property from the Private Collection of Lauren Bacall Bonhams. Fine Jewelry, 15 Jun 2011, New York, California, San Francisco and California, Los Angeles www.bonhams.com
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11 juin 2011

An early 19th century enamel and diamond skull stick pin

An early 19th century enamel and diamond skull stick pin. Photo Philips de Pury & Co The grinning white enamel skull with rose-cut diamond eyes, on a square-section pin, length 7 cm. ESTIMATE £1,500-1,800 -Unsold.   Philips de Pury & Co. Jewels. 1 june 2011. London www.phillipsdepury.com
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