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    Sale 2160

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    22 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 190

    **A CORAL, CHALCEDONY AND DIAMOND "NENUPHAR" BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

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    **A CORAL, CHALCEDONY AND DIAMOND "NENUPHAR" BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
    Designed as three flowerheads, each centering upon a circular-cut diamond cluster pistil, extending either carved coral, chrysoprase or blue chalcedony petals, mounted in 18k gold, with French assay marks and maker's mark, in a Van Cleef & Arpels blue suede case
    Signed V.C.A. for Van Cleef & Arpels, France, N.Y., no. 1K517-1


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