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    Sale 1418

    Geneva Magnificent Jewels

    15 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 123

    AN IMPORTANT ART DÉCO RUBY AND DIAMOND BRACELET, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

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    AN IMPORTANT ART DÉCO RUBY AND DIAMOND BRACELET, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
    Designed as three lines of oval-cut rubies with diamond accents, interspersed with openwork geometric panels set with circular and baguette-cut diamonds, 1930, 18.3 cm, with French assay marks for platinum, in green suede Van Cleef & Arpels case
    Unsigned, no. 33246
    Accompanied by report no. 87933 dated 21 September 2016 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the origin of 47 rubies is Burma (Myanmar), with no indications of heating; and that the origin of 1 ruby is Siam (Thailand), with indications of heating and minor residue.


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that lots containing jadeite and/or rubies from Burma or which are of indeterminate origin (marked with the ψ symbol) can now be shipped legally to the US.  The restrictions described in paragraph H 2 (d) of the Conditions of Sale no longer apply.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Exhibited

    Geneva, Van Cleef & Arpels boutique, 50 years of history, 14 November 2013 - 1 March 2014