Rare Antique Georgian Gold Seed Peal Miniature Lovers Eye Womans Right Brooch
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Rare Antique Georgian Gold Seed Peal Miniature Lovers Eye Womans Right Brooch:
Rare Gold and Seed Pearl Framed Miniature Lovers Brown Eye of a Woman.
Eye is approx. 1/2 by 1 inch and framed is 3/4 by 1 1/4 inches. Tests 10 to 12 kt gold.
Very thick glazing ..brown hair is swept to the side and brown eye accented. Lovely all original Graduated Seed Pearls in gold framing.
Back is engraved : Jane Demme Died November 14 1817 ....Aged 23 .
I researched and found the name in Philadelphia during the period. It does look like an American piece to me.
It is more realistic..
Many of the Eyes that I have sold over the years are featured in the Book ...The Look of Love Eye Miniatures from the Skier Collection.
There is a Similar American piece that I sold on page 106 of the book.
Purchased from a Collection...Looks to be completely intact.
Impossible to find...No one is giving these up...
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