Art Deco Gold, Platinum, Carved Coral, Diamond and Black Enamel Seal, Cartier, Paris. Photo Doyle

18 kt., the circular gold seal centering two engraved interlocking V's, edged with black enamel, accented by rose-cut diamonds, topped by a carved coral mythical creature carrying its baby wrapped in feathers on its back, approximately 58.0 x 21.0 mm., signed Cartier, Paris, no. 65498, with French assay markcirca 1925. Coral: medium orange, nose of baby shipped & segment on side chipped, dull to medium luster, some dirt in crevices. Diameter of base just over 1 inch. 2 1/2 x 1 5/8 inches. Estimate $2,500-3,500

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