9 June 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,500
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
AN AMETHYST AND FROSTED ROCK CRYSTAL BEAD NECKLACE
Designed as a graduated series of alternating carved amethyst and frosted rock crystal beads, 38 ins.
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This lot is offered without reserve.
In 1983, Cartier set Eric Nussbaum the task of establishing the finest collection of its vintage jewels in the world
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