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A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND SAUTOIR, BY BVLGARI
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A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND SAUTOIR, BY BVLGARI

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A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND SAUTOIR, BY BVLGARI
Suspending a detachable pavé-set diamond octagonal pendant, set with a sugarloaf cabochon sapphire, weighing approximately 52.72 carats, with calibré-cut sapphire trim and bullet-cut diamond accents, to the pavé-set diamond neckchain, spaced by calibré-cut sapphire geometric links, mounted in platinum, 1969, 29¾ ins., pendant may be worn as a brooch
Pendant and neckchain signed BVLGARI
With report CS 44765 dated 31 May 2011 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of this sapphire would be classified as Classic Burma (Myanmar). No gemological evidence of heat

Accompanied by an additional letter from the American Gemological Laboratories attesting to the rarity and prestige of this sapphire
Literature
Amanda Triossi, Bulgari: Between Eternity and History, exhib. cat. (Rome, Palazzo delle Esposizioni), Milan 2009
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By registering to bid, you hereby agree that the copyright, and any and all associated intellectual property and other rights for this item are exclusively retained by The Elizabeth Taylor Trust and/or Interplanet Productions, Ltd. Buyers of the Property will not receive the copyright or any related reproduction rights in the Property and all intellectual property rights are explicitly reserved by Seller and are freely exploitable by Seller in perpetuity. Furthermore, the use of Elizabeth Taylor’s name, photograph or likeness may not be used relating to this item without the express written permission of The Elizabeth Taylor Trust and/or Interplanet Productions Ltd.

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Gift from Richard Burton upon the occasion of Elizabeth Taylor's 40th birthday, February 27, 1972

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