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Gem set and diamond bird brooch, Sterlé, circa 1970
Estimate
18,00026,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
281
Gem set and diamond bird brooch, Sterlé, circa 1970
Estimate
18,00026,000
LOT SOLD. 27,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Gem set and diamond bird brooch, Sterlé, circa 1970
The stylised bird composed of overlaid squared rods bursting into flight and set throughout with circular-cut sapphires and brilliant-cut diamonds, around a cabochon aquamarine body, French assay and maker's marks.
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Literature

Cf: Suzanne Tennenbaum & Janet Zapata The Jeweled Menagerie The World of Animals in Gems, Thames & Hudson 2001, pages 132-135 for examples of similar bird brooches by Sterlé.

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