11 December 2008,
Price realised USD 17,500
USD 12,000 - USD 15,000
AN ART DECO DIAMOND AND ONYX BRACELET, BY TIFFANY & CO.
The flexible band designed as a series of alternating triangular-cut onyx and single-cut diamond diagonal bands, trimmed by rectangular-cut onyx, circa 1925, 7 ins., with French asay marks and maker's mark
Signed Tiffany & Co.
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