TURQUOISE, SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BANGLE, ILIAS LALAOUNIS
The hinged bangle composed of a series of graduated arch motifs, highlighted with bead and ropework decoration, the front section set with turquoise cabochons, circular-cut sapphires and single-cut diamonds, inner circumference approximately 170mm, signed Lalaounis, maker's mark.
Signed Lalaounis, stamped with maker's mark, A21 and 750. Sapphires with some surface reaching inclusions and resultant chips. Turquoise with some greenish discolouration, some mottled but mostly around the base of the cabochons. Bangle closes securely. Gross weight approximately 50 grams. Overall condition good.
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