05 novembre 2015

Rare steel and diamond tiara, Cartier, circa 1912

Rare steel and diamond tiara, Cartier, circa 1912. Estimate 500,000 — 700,000 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's. Of scallop design, the curved blackened steel band bordered at the top with two rows of circular-cut diamonds, the bottom decorated with a line of similarly cut stones and palmette motifs set with circular- and single-cut diamonds, both ends of scroll design similarly set, inner circumference approximately 400mm, signed Cartier, French assay and maker's marks. Provenance: Purchased in 1912 at... [Lire la suite]
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