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    Sale 5893

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 187

    A enamel and gem set novelty brooch, by Van Cleef & Arpels

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A enamel and gem set novelty brooch, by Van Cleef & Arpels
    Modelled as a panther with black enamel spots, emerald eyes and coral, corallium, nose
    Signed VCA © 66 and No. B9708


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Post Lot Text

    Please note that this lot will be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the USA