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    Sale 2121

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

    15 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1099

    AN ART NOUVEAU DIAMOND AND SAPPHIRE BEE BROOCH, BY GONON

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    AN ART NOUVEAU DIAMOND AND SAPPHIRE BEE BROOCH, BY GONON
    Centering upon an openwork cartouche-shaped textured gold plaque set with a central row of bezel-set old European and old mine-cut diamonds, with diamond accents, enhanced by twin gold bees with calibré-cut sapphire wings, their heads facing a pearl, to the V-shaped openwork gold and diamond terminals, mounted in gold and platinum, circa 1900, with French importation mark, in a red leather fitted case
    Signed Gonon, Paris


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