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    Gold Pendant-Necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels
    The necklace features an 18k gold pendant suspended by an 18k gold chain weighing 70.20 grams, both marked for Van Cleef & Arpels.
    Pendant Dimensions: 2 inches x 1-1/2 inches
    Chain Length: 30 inches


    Condition Report*: Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: The pendant is marked Made in France 16VI168-3, the chain is marked VCA NYC 244-1
    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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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2020
    5th Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 13
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