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    Sale 1991

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    16 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 239

    AN INTAGLIO AND GOLD NECKLACE, BY BULGARI

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    AN INTAGLIO AND GOLD NECKLACE, BY BULGARI
    Set with a series of oval carnelian intaglios, each within a gold surround, enhanced by cabochon sapphires and circular-cut diamonds, to the 18k gold link chain, the reverse of each intaglio engraved with the following: "Female 1st and 2nd Century A.D.; Minerva 2nd Century B.C.; Ceres 1st Century B.C.; Venus 1st Century A.D.; Mars 1st and 2nd Century A.D.; Two Goddess 2nd Century B.C.; and Minerva 1st Century A.D.", 31½ ins., (may also be worn as a smaller necklace, 16¼ ins., and two bracelets, 7½ ins. each)
    Signed Bulgari, nos. BA1633, BA1634 and BA1635


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK ESTATE