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    Sale 1418

    Geneva Magnificent Jewels

    15 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 2

    A RUBY AND SAPPHIRE CASE AND LIPSTICK HOLDER, BY BOUCHERON

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    A RUBY AND SAPPHIRE CASE AND LIPSTICK HOLDER, BY BOUCHERON
    The square-shaped gold case with an openwork lid engraved with birds in foliate surround, decorated with ruby and sapphire cabochons, a lipstick holder en suite, mounted in silver and gold, 1950s, case 8.1 x 7.5 cm, lipstick holder 5.9 cm, with French assay marks for gold, case in brown leather fitted pouch
    Signed Boucheron Paris, no. 62500 (lipstick) and each inscribed with BT no. 875012


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