Lot 332: A PAIR OF LARGE QAJAR GOLD AND ENAMELLED BELL-EARRINGS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: each comprising three pendant elements suspended from a circular loop, decorated in polychrome enamels with floral and bird motifs on a gold ground fringed with pearl-like elements, interiors blue
Both in generally good condition, enamel colours strong, the original seed pearls have been replaced with plastic equivalents, some minor losses to enamel, as viewed.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
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Dimensions: each: 9.5cm.