BEAUTIFUL BOXES - JULY FINE ART 2019

2/05/2019     Jewellery, Latest News

 

 

Featuring in our July 3rd Fine Art sale is an exciting trio of beautifully crafted gold boxes. Consigned from a passionate collector, each piece varies in its age and origin, but each is exceptionally crafted from fine quality materials.

 


 

 

This 18ct gold late Georgian piece by Alexander Strachan is elaborately carved with cherubs and floral decoration with an emerald set clasp. It is estimated at £1000 - £1500.

 

 

  

 

 


 

 

Also featured in this sale is this sweet continental piece, elaborately carved and set with amethyst cabachons and diamonds. It is estimated at £1200 - £1500.

 

   

   

 


 

Perhaps most intruging of the three is this French 18ct gold and enamel box featuring this beautiful ivory miniature portrait in the cover. While the sitter is unknown, the delicate portrait is of expectional standard, possibly dating from around the early Victorian period.

 

     

 


 

Full details and condition reports for these items and others in the July Fine Art Sale will be published in June. Sign up to our mailing list for alerts and updates by emailing auctions@peterwilson.co.uk.

Catalogues are available to order for £12 inc. postage by calling 01270 623878. 

For more information or to find out about consigning to this sale email Helena Waudby helena@peterwilson.co.uk.

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