ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞
ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞
ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞
ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞
ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞
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Property From a Prominent Fifth Generation New York Family

ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 USD

Property From a Prominent Fifth Generation New York Family

ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞

Estimate: 30,000 - 50,000 USD

Lot Sold:100,000USD

Description

Property From a Prominent Fifth Generation New York Family

ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE

白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞


Of buckle design, composed of a polished rock crystal link flanked by openwork shield shaped plaques set with old European and single-cut diamonds, partially signed Cartier, numbered 7631A, with French assay and partial workshop marks; circa 1930.

Condition Report

In very good condition given the age this piece, with minor surface wear to the mounting. With French assay marks for platinum. The Cartier signature inscribed below Bté SGDG stamp. The rock crystal is intact with some light scratches to the surface. The diamonds, estimated to weigh approximately 11.00 carats, are approximately G-J color, predominantly VS-SI clarity. Dimensions approximately 3¼ x 1⅝ inch. Fitted with a jabot mechanism, while unusual for a piece of this size, the mechanism appears to be original. To open, rotate one shield and pull. Pin is in hinged fitting and does not separate from the rest of the brooch.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. Illustrations in the catalogue may not be actual size. Prospective purchasers are reminded that, unless the catalogue description specifically states that a stone is natural, we have assumed that some form of treatment may have been used and that such treatment may not be permanent. Our presale estimates reflect this assumption.Certificates of Authenticity: Various manufacturers may not issue certificates of authenticity upon request. Sotheby's is not under an obligation to furnish the purchaser with a certificate of authenticity from the manufacturer at any time. Unless the requirements for a rescission of the sale under the Terms of Guarantee are satisfied, the failure of a manufacturer to issue a certificate will not constitute grounds to rescind the sale. Gemological Certificates and Reports: References in the catalogue descriptions to certificates or reports issued by gemological laboratories are provided only for the information of bidders, and Sotheby's does not guarantee and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, terms or information contained in such certificates or reports. Please also note that laboratories may differ in their assessment of a gemstone (including its origin and presence, type and extent of treatments) and their certificates or reports may contain different results.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞
Property From a Prominent Fifth Generation New York Family
ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CARTIER, FRANCE | 白水晶配鑽石別針,卡地亞
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