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PENDENTIF CAMÉE SARDONYX, PERLE ET DIAMANTS, FROMENT-MEURICE, VERS 1875 | SARDONYX CAMEO, PEARL AND DIAMOND PENDANT, FROMENT-MEURICE, CIRCA 1875

From the Froment-Meurice Family Collection

PENDENTIF CAMÉE SARDONYX, PERLE ET DIAMANTS, FROMENT-MEURICE, VERS 1875 | SARDONYX CAMEO, PEARL AND DIAMOND PENDANT, FROMENT-MEURICE, CIRCA 1875

PENDENTIF CAMÉE SARDONYX, PERLE ET DIAMANTS, FROMENT-MEURICE, VERS 1875 | SARDONYX CAMEO, PEARL AND DIAMOND PENDANT, FROMENT-MEURICE, CIRCA 1875

From the Froment-Meurice Family Collection

PENDENTIF CAMÉE SARDONYX, PERLE ET DIAMANTS, FROMENT-MEURICE, VERS 1875 

SARDONYX CAMEO, PEARL AND DIAMOND PENDANT, FROMENT-MEURICE, CIRCA 1875


Orné d'un camée de sardonyx figurant une tête d'homme dans un entourage de feuilles de laurier en émail coloré surmontant une perle supposée fine, la bélière rehaussée de diamants taille rose, dimensions 72 x 32 mm environ, signé Froment-Meurice, poinçon français pour l'or 18K (750°/00), poids brut 34.35 g.

Veuillez noter que la perle n'a pas été testée.


Collet-set in the centre with a sardonyx cameo depicting a man's head, within a surround of bay leaves applied with enamel, surmounting a natural pearl, the hoop embellished with rose diamonds, measuring approximately 72 x 32mm, signed Froment Meurice, French assay mark for 18 carat gold, gross weight 34.35 grams.

Please note that the pearl has not been tested.

Signed FROMENT MEURICE, French assay mark for 18 carat gold, enamel worn off on specific points throughout the pendant, overall in good condition consistent with age and wear. Gross weight 34.35 grams.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Please note that colour, clarity and weight of gemstones are statements of opinion only and not statements of fact by Sotheby's. We do not guarantee, and are not responsible for any certificate from a gemological laboratory that may accompany the property. We do not guarantee that watches are in working order. 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. Prospective buyers should also refer to refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue, in particular to the Notice regarding the treatment and condition of gemstones.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Cf.: Trésors d'argent, Les Froment-Meurice, Paris, 2003, p. 231 pour une photographie de ce pendentif.


Cf.: Trésors d'argent, Les Froment-Meurice, Paris, 2003, pg. 231, for a photograph of this pendant.