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    Sale 2177

    New York Jewels

    11 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 35

    AN ANTIQUE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BRACELET

    Price Realised  

    AN ANTIQUE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BRACELET
    Designed as a hinged bangle, the top set with a series of five graduated oval cabochon sapphires, each within an openwork single-cut diamond surround of crossover design, with fleur-de-lis accents, spaced by circular-cut sapphires, terminating with old mine-cut diamonds, to the polished gold openwork hoop, mounted in silver-topped gold, circa 1880, 2¼ ins. diameter


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE WALTERS ART MUSEUM, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND