Gold, gem set and diamond charm bracelet and a pendant, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1950
8,000 - 12,000 CHF
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- Van Cleef & Arpels
- Gold, enamel, rubies, sapphires, diamonds, turquoise
The fancy link gold bracelet supporting five gem set charms, depicting a carousel, a bouquet, a palm tree on the beach, a duck and reeds, and a cottage, length approximately 195mm, each charm and chain signed Van Cleef & Arpels or V.C.A., numbered, French assay and maker's marks, one small turquoise deficient; the pendant decorated with two love birds set with turquoise cabochons, circular-cut rubies and sapphires, and single-cut diamonds, signed VCA, numbered, French assay marks.
Cf.: Evelyne Possémé, Van Cleef & Arpels. The Art of High Jewelry, Paris, 2012, pg. 179 for an illustration of a similar charm bracelet dated circa 1955-1960.