11 June 2009,
Price realised USD 9,375
USD 2,000 - USD 4,000
AN ART DECO SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BRACELET
Designed as a tapered band, set with a central row of rectangular-cut sapphires, trimmed by old European and old mine-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum, circa 1925, 6½ ins.
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