Sapphire and Diamond Demi-Parure, 1940s | Mauboussin | 藍寶石 配 鑽石 項鏈 及 手鏈套裝， 1940年代
Mauboussin | Sapphire and Diamond Demi-Parure, 1940s
Mauboussin | 藍寶石 配 鑽石 項鏈 及 手鏈套裝，1940年代
Comprising: a necklace composed of a polonaise chain with hexagonal links, supporting a cluster of cones and a cascade set with circular-cut sapphires and brilliant-cut diamonds, length approximately 400mm; the bracelet en suite, mounted in 18 karat white gold, length approximately 165mm,signed Mauboussin Paris, with French assay and maker's marks for Verger Frères, clusters can be detached and worn as two brooches.
Necklace and bracelet signed Mauboussin Paris, stamped with French assay marks for 18 karat white gold, and maker's marks for Verger Frères. Sapphires are medium blue of medium to strong saturation, with typical natural inclusions, few chips, nicks and abrasions as examined under 10x magnification, not noticeable when worn. Diamonds are bright and lively. Signs of wear to metal commensurate with age. Overall in very good condition.
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