Lot 329: A QAJAR GOLD, ENAMELLED AND JEWELLED PORTRAIT MEDALLION OF THE MADONNA AND CHILD, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: of oval form in polychrome enamels depicting a mother and child (most probably the Madonna and Child) in a garden with a small deer at their feet, the gold frame mounted with diamonds, gold suspension loop and chain
In very good overall condition, the colours bright and clear, the frame also in good condition, as viewed.
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Provenance: Sotheby’s London, 11 October 2006, lot 161.
Dimensions: 7.3cm. height