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Cartier

Ruby and sapphire brooch, circa 1950

VAT applies to hammer price and buyer's premium

Estimate:

11,000

to
- 17,000 CHF

Cartier

Cartier

Ruby and sapphire brooch, circa 1950

Ruby and sapphire brooch, circa 1950

Estimate:

11,000

to
- 17,000 CHF

Lot sold:

23,940

CHF

Ruby and sapphire brooch, Cartier, circa 1950


Designed as a bird perched on a branch, topped with a cabochon ruby, the collar set with circular-cut sapphires and highlighted with brilliant-cut diamonds, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay mark for gold and maker's mark, case stamped Cartier.

Signed Cartier Paris, numbered 010570, maker's mark for Cartier. French assay mark for 18 carat gold. Ruby pinkish-red with medium-strong saturation, with some fissures, cavities and nicks. Sapphires purplish-blue with medium saturation, with a few inclusions, nicks and scratches. Diamonds bright and lively. In good condition. Gross weight approximately 19 grams. Measuring approximately 50 x 20mm. Accompanied by a case stamped Cartier.