Lot 577: FRENCH VENDOME VERMEIL BOW BROOCH.
October 20, 2016
Chevy Chase, MD, USALive Auction
Description: FRENCH VENDOME VERMEIL BOW BROOCH.
Notes: PROVENANCE: Estate of Thomas Eliot Weil, Washington DC, American Consul in Chong Qing in the 1930s-1940s. Vice-Consul at Canton, 1937-1938. Third Secretary of Embassy at Nanking 1938-1941, Vice-Consul at Shanghai 1941, in Japanese custody seven months.