PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix
PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix
PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix
PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix
PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix
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PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 GBP

PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 GBP

Lot Sold:875GBP

Lot Details

Description

PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY 

Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix


horn, set with verre églomisé miniatures, with a silver suspension hoop

6.5cm., 2½in.

Condition Report

Overall the condition of the box is very good with minor dirt and wear to the surface consistent with age. There is general wear to the miniatures, including craquelure, and there are a few minor losses. There is some yellowing around the edges of the miniatures. There is general wear to the mount, including some nicks to the edges. 


"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."

Cataloguing

Literature

Inventory, 1949, 'PENDANT, oval, tortoiseshell painted on either side with the Blessed Virgin and Mary Magdalen'

PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix
PROBABLY SPANISH OR PORTUGUESE, EARLY 18TH CENTURY | Oval Pendant Box with Miniatures of the Virgin and Mary Magdalene adoring the Crucifix
Lot Closed