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18kt Gold, Multicolor Sapphire, and Diamond Posy Brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels

Auction:
2375
Lot:
530
Sold for:
$61,688$52,500

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2375
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 18, 2007 12:00PM

Description:

18kt Gold, Multicolor Sapphire, and Diamond Posy Brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels, c. 1940, prong-set with thirty-eight sapphires and bound by single-cut diamond bands, 4 x 3 in., signed Van Cleef & Arpels N.Y., no. N.Y. 467, (loss to pin stem).

Note: For an example of a similar posy brooch with Ceylon sapphires, dated 1939, see Van Cleef & Arpels, Sylvie Raulet, 1986, p.199.
Estimate $15,000-20,000

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