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RARE ANTIQUE 1850 AUSTRIAN ENAMEL BLACKMOOR OSTRICH PENDANT NECKLACE

£950.00

Rare find!

offered for sale a rare Austrian enamel work done on solid silver dating back to 1850 bearing Austrian hallmarks for the period most probably VIENNA origin

Highly collectable stepping back into history

Beautiful figure depicting a very finely hand crafted Black moor on Ostrich a theme very in fashion during the first half of 19th century it was repeated in mantel clock furniture and jewelry

The figure is all embellished with white and Royal Blue enamelling and red orange for the ostrich eyes

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Product Description

Rare find!

offered for sale a rare Austrian enamel work done on solid silver dating back to 1850 bearing Austrian hallmarks for the period most probably VIENNA origin

Highly collectable stepping back into history

Beautiful figure depicting a very finely hand crafted Black moor on Ostrich a theme very in fashion during the first half of 19th century it was repeated in mantel clock furniture and jewelry

The figure is all embellished with white and Royal Blue enamelling and red orange for the ostrich eyes

It is completed with an exquisite solid silver antique filigree chain which is a bit later we estimate it as later turn of the last century surely replaced along the time as found

It is all intact and very wearable

An highly sought after antique hard to source and real collectable value

It would normally retail £4,500 at any good specialist our reserve is much less!

Additional Information

Metal

silver

Hallmarks

austrian – slightly worn possibly Vienna

Gems

1 oval pearl of 17 mm. x 11 mm.

Measures

pendant is 47 mm. x 40 mm. (h. x w.) – total length (open) is 57 cm.

Weight

25.2 grams

Condition

very good