28 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 56,250
HKD 32,000 - HKD 48,000
A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND GOLD EAR CLIPS, BY JEAN SCHLUMBERGER FOR TIFFANY & CO.
Each designed as a pavé-set diamond and polished gold wing, mounted in 18k gold, 3.6 cm wide
Signed Tiffany Schlumberger
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This lot is offered without reserve.
An appraisal of the movement from our panel of experts, illustrated with superb pieces from the largest collection of Art Nouveau jewellery ever to come to auction
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Dina Zhang, Head of Sale for Asian Contemporary Art, explains how Hong Kong’s meeting of East and West has shaped her view of art
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