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    Sale 12301


    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 127


    Price Realised  


    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Comprising: a 'Happy Diamond' heart bracelet, by Chopard; eleven strings of vari-coloured sapphire, ruby or emerald faceted beads; a broad leather bracelet set with various gem-set hearts; two silk bands with a triple hoop charm; two leather bands with a grey cultured pearl; three textured bands set with a carved gem; a textured band with a carved cultured pearl; a textured band with an eye within a circular-cut diamond border; a flexible woven metal band with four diamond set charms; a brown double leather band with a diamond set Fatima's Hand charm; three bead bracelets, either lapis lazuli, onyx or hard stone, suspending framed Roman denari coins, one coin deficient; and a leather strap bracelet, with foliate multiple bars each with cabochon ruby terminals (partly illustrated)
    One signed Chopard no. 856712 3207620

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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. Please be advised that a purchasers inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).
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