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    Sale 12182

    Important Jewels

    18 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1

    A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM AND DIAMOND EAR CLIPS, BY RENÉ BOIVIN

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    A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM AND DIAMOND EAR CLIPS, BY RENÉ BOIVIN
    Of passementerie motif, each suspending an oval-cut pink and green tourmaline, to the articulated circular-cut diamond tulip cap, and circular-cut tourmaline surmount of crossover design, circa 1965, 1 1/2 ins., with French assay marks for 18k gold
    With maker's mark for Robert Davière for René Boivin


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Literature

    Cf. F. Cailles, René Boivin: Jeweler, Paris, Éditions de l’Amateur, 1994, p. 320