18 November 2009,
Price realised CHF 45,000
Estimate CHF 20,000 - CHF 25,000
A PAIR OF GOLD, MOONSTONE AND AQUAMARINE EAR CLIPS, BY RENÉ BOIVIN
Each designed as a pavé-set aquamarine starfish with cabochon moonstone collets, 4.5 cm wide, with French assay mark for gold, in a Boivin beige suede case
Signed R. Boivin
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Cf. Françoise Cailles, René Boivin Joaillier, les Editions de l'Amateur, 1994, page 276
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