TWO-COLOR GOLD, EMERALD AND DIAMOND 'SERPENTI MISTERIOSI PALLINI' BRACELET-WATCH, BULGARI | 雙色黃金鑲祖母綠配鑽石「Serpenti Misteriosi Pallini」手鏈腕錶，寶格麗
Estimate: 180,000 - 220,000 USD
TWO-COLOR GOLD, EMERALD AND DIAMOND 'SERPENTI MISTERIOSI PALLINI' BRACELET-WATCH, BULGARI
雙色黃金鑲祖母綠配鑽石「Serpenti Misteriosi Pallini」手鏈腕錶，寶格麗
Designed as a coiled serpent, composed of a tubogas bracelet accented with pink gold boules, accented with round diamonds, the head and tail pavé-set with round diamonds, the eyes set with marquise-shaped emeralds, the mouth opening to reveal a pavé-set diamond watch dial with green baton indicators, quartz movement, gross weight approximately 185 dwts, internal circumference 5 inches, expandable, signed Bulgari, numbered BRMVI, the caseback and dial signed Bulgari, the caseback numbered SP W 40 G PO 0037, with Swiss hallmarks. With signed box.
In very good condition. Swiss assay marks for 18 karat (white and pink) gold. The diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 25.00 carats are approximately E-G color, VVS-VS clarity. The emeralds, weighing a total of approximately 0.50 carat, are medium very slightly bluish green, slightly included. Bracelet-watch fits snug but comfortably on a 6 inch wrist. Original box included together with warranty card. Watch is in running condition at the time of cataloguing but has not been tested for accuracy of time keeping. Please see Important Notice Regarding Condition of Watches on page 213 of the printed catalogue.
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