13 June 2006
This lot is offered without a reserve
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, BY CARTIER
Designed as an openwork oval plaque of circular-cut aquamarines to the hexagonal aquamarine and circular-cut diamond scroll shoulders, mounted in platinum, 1932, 5.1 cm. wide
Numbered 6656 and 9865
H.M. Queen Elizabeth, later H.M. Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, purchased this brooch from Cartier on 23rd January 1947 for £175.
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According to Cartier Geneva,this brooch was made by Cartier London in 1932.
This lot is offered without reserve.No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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