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PROPERTY TO BE SOLD FOR THE BENEFIT OF A CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Magnificent and Historic Platinum and Diamond Necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels, France
Estimate
3,600,0004,600,000
LOT SOLD. 4,282,000 USD
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506

PROPERTY TO BE SOLD FOR THE BENEFIT OF A CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Magnificent and Historic Platinum and Diamond Necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels, France
Estimate
3,600,0004,600,000
LOT SOLD. 4,282,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

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Magnificent and Historic Platinum and Diamond Necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels, France
The graduated line necklace supporting a flexible bib in the form of a sunburst, centered by an articulated round diamond weighing approximately 6.00 carats, set with 118 larger round diamonds weighing approximately 134.00 carats, accented by smaller round diamonds weighing approximately 27.00 carats, completed by baguette diamonds weighing approximately 50.00 carats, internal circumference 14 inches, with French assay and maker's marks; 1939.
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Provenance

Formerly from the Collection of Queen Nazli Fouad, former Queen Mother of Egypt.

Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., New York, Important Jewelry, November 20, 1975, lot 158.

Literature

Van Cleef & Arpels: Treasures and Legends by Vincent Meylan, pages 92-113.

Van Cleef & Arpels by Sylvie Raulet, pages 26-28.

Catalogue Note

 Accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity from Van Cleef & Arpels.

Please refer to the printed version of the catalogue, available in PDF format online, to view additional information on this lot.

Magnificent Jewels

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