15 November 2016,
Price realised CHF 81,250
CHF 80,000 - CHF 150,000
A DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY JEAN SCHLUMBERGER FOR TIFFANY & CO.
Designed as a series of pavé-set diamond leaves with gold wire detail, to the baguette-cut diamond cross-shaped spacers, 1950s, 41.2 cm, mounted in platinum and gold, in black suede Tiffany & Co. designed by Schlumberger case
Signed Tiffany & Co. Schlumberger
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