A PAIR OF QAJAR GOLD AND ENAMELLED PENDANT BELL-EARRINGS, PERSIA, 19TH CENTURY
comprising three suspended pendant elements, decorated in polychrome enamels with floral motifs on a gold ground, fringed with pearl-like elements, later mounted with suspension clips and chain
8.5 and 7.5cm. height
Both with bright enamel although minor sections rubbed and missing, one with lower pendant set lower than the other, each missing one minor seed-pearl, the minor wear visible consistent with age and use, as viewed.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."