Lot 45: Matched pair of Islamic gold bracelets set with turquoise cabochons
November 30, 2016
Boston, MA, USALive Auction
Description: An exquisite rare matched pair of Islamic gold bracelets of heavy fused braided wir, original pin-clasps set with turquoise cabochons in intricately granulated settings. No repair. Stones probably replaced in the late 19th or early 20th Centuries. 11th Century AD, Syria or Iran
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Provenance: British collection by descent, Mrs. G. Acquired by the current owner in New York
Dimensions: 5.9 cm (2 1/3")
Literature: Published, Antiquarium, Ltd., "The Good Life. Luxury Objects of the Ancient World.(New Yor, 1999), p. 25.