Deux broches or et argent, "Victoires Ailées" | Two gold and silver brooches, 'Winged Victories'
René Lalique | Deux broches or et argent, "Victoires Ailées"
René Lalique | Two gold and silver brooches, 'Winged Victories'
Chacune de forme ronde, ornée d'une Victoire ailée de profil, diamètre 31 mm environ, signées Lalique, poinçons français pour l'argent (800°/00) et l'or 18K (750°/00), poinçons de maître pour René Lalique, poids brut 13.34 g (or) et 14.72 g (argent), écrin signé Lalique.
Each of circular design, depicting a winged Victory in profile, diameter approximately 31mm, signed Lalique, French assay mark for silver and 18 carat gold, maker's marks for René Lalique, gross weight 13.34 grams (gold) and 14.72 grams (silver), fitted case stamped Lalique.
Accompanied by a fitted case stamped Lalique. Gold medal : French assay mark for 18 carat gold, signed LALIQUE, maker's marks for René Lalique, gross weight 13.34 grams. Silver medal : French assay mark for silver, signed LALIQUE, maker's marks for René Lalique, gross weight 14.72 grams. Areas of discoloration (very important at the reverse of the silver medal), pits and scratches consistent with age and wear, brooch fittings in working order, combined gross weight 28.06 grams.
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