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    Sale 2121

    RARE JEWELS AND GEMSTONES: THE EYE OF A CONNOISSEUR(CANCEL)

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1089

    A BELLE EPOQUE DIAMOND BROOCH, BY CARTIER

    Estimate

    A BELLE EPOQUE DIAMOND BROOCH, BY CARTIER
    Designed as an old European-cut diamond bow, suspending an old European and rose-cut diamond laurel wreath, set with a central old European and rose-cut diamond openwork plaque of sunburst design, with old European-cut diamond articulated ribbon tassels with diamond cluster terminals, mounted in platinum, circa 1908
    Signed Cartier, Paris


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    Literature

    A. Kenneth Snowman, The Master Jewelers, Harry N. Abrams, New York, 1990, page 194


    Exhibited

    The Art of Cartier, Musée du Petit Palais, Paris, 20 October 1989 - 28 January 1990, exhibition catalogue, page 103