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    Sale 2121

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

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1094

    **AN ANTIQUE IVORY, ENAMEL AND GOLD PERFUME BOTTLE, BY BOUCHERON

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    **AN ANTIQUE IVORY, ENAMEL AND GOLD PERFUME BOTTLE, BY BOUCHERON
    Designed as a carved ivory oblong perfume bottle decorated with foliate motifs, enhanced by green and blue enamel leaves and cabochon ruby trefoils, accented by collet-set cabochon sapphire terminals, mounted in 18k gold, circa 1880, 2¼ x 1 ins., with French assay marks and maker's mark, in a red leather fitted case
    Signed F. Boucheron for Frédéric Boucheron, Paris, no. 285


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