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    Art Deco Emerald, Diamond, Platinum Bracelet, Van Cleef & Arpels
    The bracelet features a cushion-shaped emerald measuring 6.25 x 5.50 x 2.89 mm, enhanced by emerald-cut emeralds measuring 6.17 x 4.75 x 2.51 mm - 6.14 x 4.50 x 2.88 mm and weighing a total of 1.76 carats, accented by European and transitional-cut diamonds weighing a total of 2.05 carats, set in platinum, marked VCA for Van Cleef & Arpels, NY 16892. Gross weight 14.30 grams.
    Length: 6-1/2 inches


    Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Transitional, European-cut
    Count: 26 - 50

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Emerald
    Shape(s): Cushion, Emerald-cut
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Platinum

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: The bracelet is marked VCA NY 16892. The bracelet is completed by a enclosed safety chain on the underside of the bracelet. Accompanied by a copy of an insurance valuation dated September 5, 1951 and signed box. Stone weights are known. Some stones fall into the JK color range.
    Van Cleef & Arpels: Parisian jeweler Alfred Van Cleef opened his salon in partnership with his brothers-in-law, Julien and Charles Arpels, in 1906. The company quickly earned a reputation for using only the highest quality colored gemstones. Their timeless designs employed elegant curves and clean fluid lines; capturing the essence of beauty in motion. In 1930, the firm patented the first minaudiere, a purse-like compartmentalized vanity case. In 1933, Van Cleef and Arpels introduced "invisible setting", or “mystery setting”. This innovative technique took the market by storm. The firm continues under the umbrella of the Richmont Group.

    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    8th Sunday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    8th Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    26 Days 11h 36m
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: 35
    Page Views: 363

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    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55456) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Sunday, December 8, 2019 (11:00 AM Eastern Time).
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion2 East 79th StreetNew York, NY 10075

    Current Bid:
    $8,000
    Bid Protection
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