16 April 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 17,500
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
A DIAMOND AND RUBY BRACELET
Designed as three rectangular pierced old European-cut diamond plaques, set with a larger old European-cut diamond with baguette-cut diamond detail, joined by diamond and oval cabochon ruby pierced links, mounted in platinum, 6½ ins.
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF JOAN WARREN STUART
Exuberant Italian jewellery design from the 1960s, when Rome became a playground for the rich and famous, is back in high fashion
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