DescriptionRetro Diamond, Platinum, Gold Clip-Brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels
The brooch, designed as a flower, features full and single-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.50 carats, set in platinum, within an 18k yellow gold open wirework frame. A clip mechanism completes the reverse. Marked VCA, reference #93137, French hallmarks. Gross weight of 24.40 grams.
Dimensions: 2-1/4 inches x 1-1/4 inch
Condition Report*: Condition report not yet available. Please check back.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.
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