Antique Gold and Pietra Dura Demi-parure, England, c. 1850, comprising earrings and pendant/brooch, all depicting a bouquet of flowers including rose, lily of the valley, and forget-me-knot, within reeded gold frames, lg. 1 1/2 and 2 1/4 in., boxed.
Note: Lots 133 through 229 are property from the Nancy and Gilbert Levine collection, donated to the Toledo Museum of Art and sold to benefit its future acquisitions. The collection formed the Museum of Arts and Sciences travelling exhibition "A Century of Jewelry & Gems: 1785-1885" which was accompanied by a published catalogue in 1995. Estimate $1,000-1,500
repair to one flower on brooch, pin stem possibly replaced, small areas of lead solder, earrings with later findings.
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