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Lot 0110
Margaret De Patta
brooch and pair of earrings

USA, c. 1950
sterling silver, faceted quartz, onyx
3 h × 2.5 w × 0.5 d in (8 × 6 × 1 cm)

Quartz was faceted by lapidary Francis Sperisen, San Francisco.

Impressed artist's ciper to clasp on brooch.

Literature: Space, Light, Structure: The Jewelry of Margaret De Patta, Ilsa-Neuman and Muniz, pg. 93 illustrates related brooch
Earrings measure: 0.75 h x 0.5 w x 0.5 d inches and feature screwback construction. Minor patina to silver surfaces. Overall excellent condition. Total weight of earrings: 13.69 grams and brooch: 31.79 grams.
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Margaret De Patta, brooch and pair of earrings

Estimate $4,000 - $6,000Feb 12, 2020
Starting Price $2,800
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Ships fromLambertville, NJ, US

Rago Arts and Auction Center

Lambertville, NJ, USA