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    Art Deco Aquamarine, Diamond, Gold "Reflections" Bracelet, Trabert & Hoeffer-Mauboussin
    The hinged bangle features an emerald-cut aquamarine measuring 24.94 x 16.84 x 13.40 mm and weighing approximately 38.25 carats, enhanced by shield and kite-shaped diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, accented by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 4.40 carats, and emerald-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.80 carats, set in 18k gold with an applied "Reflections" plaque. Gross weight 68.00 grams.
    Dimensions: 6 inches x 3/4 inch

    Property from the Collection of Mrs. Forrest Tucker

    Note: In 1929, the French jeweler Mauboussin reached an agreement with the American jewelry firm Trabert & Hoeffer to form a business. By the early 1930's, Trabert & Hoeffer-Mauboussin had opened many stores, not only in New York but four other American cities, as well as in Paris. It was during this time that they began production of a unique line of jewelry called 'Reflection-Your Personality in a Jewel'. Because of the way the pieces were manufactured, a client could design a piece in whatever way she liked to fit her personality. See American Jewelry: Glamour and Tradition by Penny Proddow and Debra Healy, 1987, Rizzoli International Publications.


    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Trabert & Hoeffer-Mauboussin
    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: Full, Emerald, Kite, Sheild
    Diamond Count: 100+
    Gem Type: Aquamarine
    Gem Average Clarity: Fine
    Gem Shape: Emerald-cut
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: A beautiful example of the 'Reflections' collection.


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    December, 2013
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