Continental Neoclassical Mourning Pendant
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Of oval form with watercolor on ivory depicting a grieving young woman dressed in white beside a raised mother-of-pearl memorial with seed pearl accents and with inscription in Portuguese and dated 1798, reverse with painted family registry, housed in an oval locket frame with enamel detailing and with a conforming seed pearl surround and pearl accented bail, bail tested 14KT.
3 9/16 (including bail) x 2 5/8 in.
Good estate condition; a few loose pearls from memorial; not examined out of frame. This lot contains animal or plant material that may be restricted under federal, state, and/or local law. Please refer to our Terms and Conditions of Sale.
$1,500 - 2,500