11 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 85,250
Estimate GBP 15,000 - GBP 20,000
A RUBY AND DIAMOND 'SEGOVIA' NECKLACE, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
The three strand ruby bead necklace with brilliant-cut diamond foliate spacers to the ruby bead tassel with diamond drop terminals, 40.0 cm long, with French assay marks for gold
Signed VCA for Van Cleef & Arpels, No. 31972
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Cf. Sylvie Raulet, Van Cleef & Arpels, Rizzoli, New York, 1987, page 77
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