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    Sale 2061

    New York Jewels

    11 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 224

    A RETRO CITRINE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY CARTIER

    Price Realised  

    A RETRO CITRINE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY CARTIER
    The front suspending a foliate drop, centering upon a rectangular-cut yellow citrine trimmed by vari-cut diamonds, extending baguette-cut yellow and orange citrine petals, joined by circular-cut diamond links to two smaller clip pendants of similar design, to the yellow and orange rectangular-cut citrine neckchain, mounted in platinum and gold, 14 ins., foliate plaques may be removed and worn as clips, (accompanied by an additional citrine link attachment), (necklace may be worn in various lengths)
    Signed Cartier, Paris, nos. 61.73081 and P7883
    With certificate of authenticity from Cartier


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity no. NY2008-41 dated 25 November 2008 from Cartier Joailliers stating that the central clip is Cartier NY, circa 1938 and the necklace and four remaining clips are Cartier NY, circa 1947.

    Please also note that in addition to numbers 61.73081 and P7883, it is also numbered 38-17642.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY