18 November 2009,
Price realised CHF 47,500
Estimate CHF 10,000 - CHF 15,000
A GOLD, SILVER AND GEM-SET ELEPHANT PENDANT, BY RENÉ BOIVIN
The head decorated with a multi-coloured sapphire and ruby headdress with yellow sapphire tassel detail, the polished gold body with silver tusks and feet to the gold link backchain, 5.3 cm long, with brooch fittings, with French assay marks for silver and gold
Signed René Boivin (2)
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Cf. Françoise Cailles, René Boivin Joaillier, les Editions de l'Amateur, 1994, page 356
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