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portrait miniature on ivory


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portrait miniature  on ivory this is a portrait miniature painted on ivory, likely at the end of 19th century. The portrait has a bronze liner and inlaid ivory frame.
The back is lined with a page from an old book. The subject is identified as Queen Sofie on the back, in hand written pencil.
The frame measures 4 in. (cm. 10) x 5 1/2 in. (cm. 14) and was bought from a Swedish dealer through the Internet.
This item is not for sale, but most of my pieces were bought through the Internet. On the bottom and on the right bar of this page there are some advertisings of websites of silver and antique dealers




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