• Jewels : The Geneva Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 1371

    Jewels : The Geneva Sale

    18 November 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 118

    A GOLD, SILVER AND GEM-SET ELEPHANT PENDANT, BY RENÉ BOIVIN

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    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