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BROCHE PERLES DE SEMENCE ET ÉMAIL, ATTRIBUÉE À FROMENT-MEURICE, MILIEU DU 19ÈME SIÈCLE | SEED PEARL AND ENAMEL BROOCH, ATTRIBUTED TO FROMENT-MEURICE, MID 19TH CENTURY

From the Froment-Meurice Family Collection

BROCHE PERLES DE SEMENCE ET ÉMAIL, ATTRIBUÉE À FROMENT-MEURICE, MILIEU DU 19ÈME SIÈCLE | SEED PEARL AND ENAMEL BROOCH, ATTRIBUTED TO FROMENT-MEURICE, MID 19TH CENTURY

BROCHE PERLES DE SEMENCE ET ÉMAIL, ATTRIBUÉE À FROMENT-MEURICE, MILIEU DU 19ÈME SIÈCLE | SEED PEARL AND ENAMEL BROOCH, ATTRIBUTED TO FROMENT-MEURICE, MID 19TH CENTURY

From the Froment-Meurice Family Collection

BROCHE PERLES DE SEMENCE ET ÉMAIL, ATTRIBUÉE À FROMENT-MEURICE, MILIEU DU 19ÈME SIÈCLE

SEED PEARL AND ENAMEL BROOCH, ATTRIBUTED TO FROMENT-MEURICE, MID 19TH CENTURY


Formant un oiseau parmi des feuilles de vigne et des grappes de raisin, dimensions 70 x 45 mm environ, poinçons français pour l'or 18K (750°/00) et l'argent (800°/00), poids brut 19.86 g, écrin signé Froment-Meurice.


Depicting a bird amongst bunch of grapes and vine leaves, dimensions approximately 70 x 45mm, French assay mark for 18 carat gold and silver, gross weight 19.86 grams, case signed Froment-Meurice.

French assay mark for 18 carat gold and silver. Evidence of repair on the bunch of grapes (stains of glue). Enamel worn off on specific points along the vine leaves, areas of discoloration to the metal consistent with age. Gross weight 19.86 grams.


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