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    Sale 2061

    New York Jewels

    11 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 259

    AN ART DECO DIAMOND AND ONYX "LOVEBIRD" BROOCH, BY CARTIER

    Price Realised  

    AN ART DECO DIAMOND AND ONYX "LOVEBIRD" BROOCH, BY CARTIER
    Designed as a pair of fancy-cut diamond lovebirds, perched atop a single, square and baguette-cut diamond scrolled geometric fountain, the basin decorated with onyx detail, mounted in platinum, circa 1920
    Signed Cartier, Paris, nos. 03305 and HYA227


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN