Lot 13
  • 13

Lady's silk and gem set evening bag, circa 1925

Estimate
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
Sold
5,625 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

  • coral, diamond, emerald, silk
The silk bag depicting Persian hunting scenes, the clasp applied with black lacquer, set with rose diamonds and cabochon emeralds, with a coral baton fastener, opening to reveal a mirror, French assay marks.

Catalogue Note

Cf: Sothebys, Magnificent Jewels, Geneva, 17th November 2009, Lot 178, for an example of two similar evening bags by Morabito, from the collection of Daisy Fellowes.
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