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    Retro Multi-Stone, Gold Brooch, Cartier, French
    The brooch features oval-shaped pink and green tourmaline cabochons measuring 7.80 x 4.85 x 4.55 mm and 7.65 x 5.70 x 4.75 mm and weighing a total of approximately 3.10 carats, enhanced by round and oval-shaped chrysoprase cabochons measuring 6.60 mm and 7.55 x 5.80 mm, accented by an oval-shaped sodalite cabochon measuring 9.45 x 5.50 mm, set in 18k gold, signed Cartier, having French hallmarks. Gross weight 23.80 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-1/4 inches


    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Tourmaline, Chrysoprase, Sodalite
    Shape(s): Oval Cabochon
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Signed Cartier Paris L1702. Completed by a double pinstem.
    Cartier: In 1847 Louis-Francois Cartier founded his business, creating jewelry made of gold, awash with colorful enamels and glittering gemstones. This appealed to the French aristocracy. His son, Alfred joined him, and later grandsons Louis, Pierre, and Jacques, who took over during the Art Deco era. The company's distinctive Oriental-influenced style helped create a jewelry empire with worldwide locations. Joined by designer Jeanne Toussaint in 1933, Cartier created a range of vanity cases, desk sets and accessories. The firm continues to produce exquisite jewelry, watches, and objects d'art for a prestigious clientele under the umbrella of the Richemont Group.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2020
    7th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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