Exceptional pendant with female half-figure, France, ca. 1901-02; Patinated horn, enamel, opal, 18k gold, 14k gold chain; Pendant stamped LALIQUE with maker's mark and 18k gold hallmark, associated chain stamped 14K ITALY; Pendant only: 1 7/8" x 1 7/8" x 3/8"; Provenance: Macklowe Gallery, New York, late 1970s; Descended in the family; Literature: Barten, The Jewels of Lalique, 1998, figs. 653.1, 653.2, 653.3, p. 323 and fig. 1035, p. 408
Estimate: $35,000 - $45,000
Light wear to enamel and to back side of pendant. Possible touch-up to enamel near top edges.