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    Sale 2253

    Superb 20th Century Jewels from an American Collection

    15 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1018

    A DIAMOND, SAPPHIRE AND EMERALD BROOCH, BY PAUL FLATO

    Price Realised  

    A DIAMOND, SAPPHIRE AND EMERALD BROOCH, BY PAUL FLATO
    Set with a detachable sugarloaf sapphire, weighing approximately 49.51 carats, accented by a tapered coil of calibré-cut sapphires and a graduated line of three carved emerald beads, each topped by a collet-set diamond, extending old European and single-cut diamond curling leaves, mounted in platinum, (accompanied by a contemporary bracelet mounting of later addition, with a central fitting for the cabochon sapphire from the brooch, flanked by carved emerald beads to the circular and baguette-cut diamond bifurcated band, mounted in platinum, 6¼ ins.)
    Signed Flato for Paul Flato
    With report 98017511 dated 2 September 2008 from the AGTA Gemological Testing Center stating that the data obtained during the examination of this sapphire indicates that the probable geographic origin is Sri Lanka. Indications of heating (2)


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