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    Sale 5890

    Jewels at South Kensington

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 59

    A pair of early 20th century blonde tortoiseshell lorgnettes on a diamond and black cord necklace, by Cartier

    Price Realised  

    A pair of early 20th century blonde tortoiseshell lorgnettes on a diamond and black cord necklace, by Cartier
    The plain elongated tortoiseshell handle with folding rectangular frames, suspended from a black woven cord necklace with rose-cut diamond suspension loop and terminals, circa 1930, the lorgnettes approximately 13.3 cm. long, cord approximately 143.0 cm. long, original leather case by Cartier
    The diamond suspension loop signed Cartier Paris, the lorgnettes unsigned


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    Post Lot Text

    Please note that this lot will require a CITES licence to leave the EU and will also be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the USA