ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY | CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR
ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY | CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR
ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY | CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR
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ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY | CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY | CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 GBP

Description

ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY

CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR


agate

2.4cm.,⅞in.

Condition Report

Overall the condition of the cameo is very good with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There are a few minor chips and scratches to the edges of the relief. There appears to be a small chip to one of the leaves of the wreath.


"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."

Provenance

Private collection, France

ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY | CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR
ITALIAN, 16TH OR 17TH CENTURY | CAMEO WITH AN EMPEROR
Lot Closed