22 May 2001
A Continental four-colour gold pendant vinaigrette with amethyst-set ring
In the Louis XVI style, egg-shaped, the body with reeding and pellets and ribbon-tied husk garlands and borders in vari-coloured gold, with acanthus bud finial, with detachable rosette and scroll grille, suspended on a link chain with three ovoid beads with floral detail, and a vari-coloured gold ring with husk border and set with amethyst, Paris post-1847, restricted warranty mark
7¼ in. (182 mm.) long overall
Sotheby's, Geneva, 12 November 1987, lot 410.
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