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Lot 459
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Sapphire bracelet, Cartier, circa 1945

Estimate
130,000 - 180,000 GBP
Sold
230,500 GBP
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Description

  • sapphire, gold
Designed as a series of oval links set with cushion-shaped sapphires in alternating light and dark shades of blue, length approximately 220mm, signed Cartier, case stamped Cartier.

Provenance

Sotheby's, The Jewels of the Duchess of Windsor, Geneva, Thursday 2nd April 1987, Lot 34.

Literature

Cf: Diana Mosley, 'The Duchess of Windsor', London 1980, page 171 for a photograph of the Duchess wearing the bracelet at the Paris Horse Show in 1949.
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