Cat. No. 72
Minature Oil Portrait of Gentleman Circa 1800s, 14K Gold pendant: A wonderfull Antique example of a minature portrait painted on ivory of a Gentleman in a 14 K Gold Pendant style frame. The back oval contains Hair of the Gentleman pictured and is woven into a pattern. The Pendant Style Holder is 14 K solid Gold not plated it is unmarked but has been tested as Gold.
Due to delicate construction, I have not examined portrait outside of frame.
Possibly doing so might reveal some details of the sitter or the artist.
Creation Year: Circa 1800s
Measurements: Overall size Height to top of Bail 3 5/8 inches Width, 2 1/2inches Thickness in the center is Approx 5/16 inches.
Style: Portrait Miniature
Technique: watercolours on Ivory
Provenance: Private Collection
Condition: In very good overall condition.
Please note: Shipping and insurance costs are not included in this offer.
(please note additional 16% tax applies for transactions concluded within Israel)
* 2-3 days door-to-door shipment, professionally packed and shipped with EMS worldwide: 87,78 GBP + insurance 1,8% of item price
* Cheaper alternative: professionally packed and shipped with regular Israeli mail - upon request under importantminiatures@.com (OBS: In this case maximal refunded insurance value is GBP 100).