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    Sale 2177

    New York Jewels

    11 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 170

    A GROUP OF GOLD AND DIAMOND COIN JEWELRY, BY BULGARI

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    A GROUP OF GOLD AND DIAMOND COIN JEWELRY, BY BULGARI
    Comprising a necklace, set with twelve coins, each depicting a figure in profile, the reverse depicting various classical motifs, each within a polished 18k gold surround, flanked on either side by baguette-cut diamond chevron detail, to the gold flat curb-link chain; and a bracelet, centering upon a coin depicting a figure in profile, the reverse depicting a standing figure, within a polished gold surround, flanked on either side by baguette-cut diamond chevron detail, to the gold flat curb-link chain, mounted in 18k gold, necklace 31½ ins., bracelet 6½ ins., the reverse of two coin frames on the necklace inscribed "THURIUM III, SEC, B.C.", the reverse of the coin frame on the bracelet inscribed "CONSTANTIN FOLLIS ALEXANDRIE"
    Each signed Bulgari, necklace no. BD230, bracelet no. BD216 (2)


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