Silver wires (Irv Brown TN Coll.)

Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
Thumbnail, 2.6 x 2.1 x 0.7 cm
Start Time: 03/25/2009 7:15:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 04/02/2009 8:36:41 pm (CDT)
Auction Closed

Item Description

An exquisite thumbnail nest of curved and curled silver wires with a nice patina and embedded in just a bit of matrix. This cutie is from the historic silver mines at Kongsberg, Norway and is from the Irv Brown Thumbnail Collection. Valued at $600. Definitely old material.