• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2121

    RARE JEWELS AND GEMSTONES: THE EYE OF A CONNOISSEUR(CANCEL)

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1088

    AN ANTIQUE GOLD, STEEL AND DIAMOND MYTHOLOGICAL BRACELET, BY LUCIEN FALIZE

    Estimate

    AN ANTIQUE GOLD, STEEL AND DIAMOND MYTHOLOGICAL BRACELET, BY LUCIEN FALIZE
    Designed as an ornately chased gold hinged band, the central sculpted steel plaque, depicting Neptune adorned by a gold crown and trident, his cockle-shell chariot drawn by sea-horses, embellished by rose-cut diamond scrollwork, to the tapered panels of similar design depicting a Triton and Nereid, to the clasp designed as the head of Neptune, mounted in steel and 18k gold, circa 1880, 2¼ ins. diameter, with French assay marks, in a purple velvet fitted case
    With maker's mark for Lucien Falize


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot is not by Lucien Falize.
    Please also note that the maker's mark, LF, is for another manufacturer.