11 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 7,500
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A GROUP OF GOLD JEWELRY, BY TIFFANY & CO.
Comprising a brooch, designed as a cluster of textured 18k gold tendrils gathered by a band of graduated circular-cut diamonds, interspersed with single-cut diamonds; a bracelet, composed of a series of textured 18k gold open circular links, joined by polished 18k gold horizontal panels; and a pair of ear pendants en suite, all mounted in 18k gold, bracelet 8 ins.
Each signed Tiffany & Co. (3)
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PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF SHIRLEY RITTS
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