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    Sale 1991

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    16 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 330

    A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

    Price Realised  

    A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
    Set with a pear-shaped sapphire, weighing approximately 7.08 carats, within a circular, marquise and pear-shaped diamond three-tiered surround, mounted in platinum, with maker's mark, (with pendant hoop for suspension)
    Signed V.C.A. for Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 40523
    With report 12002910 dated 19 December 2007 from the AGTA Gemological Testing Center stating that the data obtained during the examination of this sapphire indicates that the probable geographic origin is Sri Lanka. No indications of heating


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    Pre-Lot Text

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