Lot 222

2 Antoine Poncet Pendants, Special Commission for Nate Cummings

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

Artist/Designer: Manufacturer: Antoine Poncet (France)
Marking(s): notes: signed Poncet
Materials: steel, bronze
Dimensions (H, W, D): 1.90"h, 1.53"w, 0.57"d; boxes: 3.5"l, 2.75"w, 1.25"d each; 113.6 grams total weight (Note: measurements are approximate; interested bidders are welcome to request more detailed fit information)
Additional Information: Two abstract pendants have holes for wearing or hanging by cord and are inscribed "Poncet". One is cast in bronze, the other in steel. Accompanying the pendants are the presentation boxes and two cards: "Nathan Cummings"  and "Memento especially designed by the sculptor Antoine Poncet (Paris, France) for my 80th birthday - Nate Cummings".   Nathan Cummings was an important American businessman, art collector and philanthropist. This lot has been inspected by a Certified Appraiser, and the grading system is that used by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA).

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very good, minor signs of age/use

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