11 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 8,125
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND LINE BRACELET, BY BIRKS
Designed as alternating bands of five square-cut emeralds and five circular-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum, 7 ins.
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Please note that this lot is signed Birks.
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
Exuberant Italian jewellery design from the 1960s, when Rome became a playground for the rich and famous, is back in high fashion
In 1983, Cartier set Eric Nussbaum the task of establishing the finest collection of its vintage jewels in the world
Featuring pieces from one of the finest collections of Oscar Heyman & Brothers jewellery ever to come to auction
Specialist Max Fawcett reveals the history behind an exquisitely detailed piece, perfectly preserved after more than a century