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Lot 120: DIAMOND, SAPPHIRE, EMERALD AND ONYX BROOCH, 'PANTHÈRE', CARTIER

Est: CHF 30,000 - CHF 49,000Sold:
Sotheby'sNovember 11, 2015Geneva, Switzerland

Item Overview

Description

Designed as a panther, pavé-set with brilliant-cut diamonds and circular cabochon sapphires, the eyes and nose highlighted with emeralds and onyx, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay and maker's marks, case signed Cartier.

Condition Report

Signed Cartier, maker's mark, numbered 622360 A. Brooch stamped with French assay mark and PT 950 for platinum, brooch fitting stamped with Or and French assay marks for 18 carat gold. Coloured stones well matched and in good condition. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 2.50 - 3.50 carats, on average G-H colour and VS clarity, as gauged and graded in the mounting. Signs of little wear to the metal. In very good condition. Gross weight approximately 23 grams.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Please note that colour, clarity and weight of gemstones are statements of opinion only and not statements of fact by Sotheby's. We do not guarantee, and are not responsible for any certificate from a gemological laboratory that may accompany the property. We do not guarantee that watches are in working order. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue, in particular to the Notice regarding the treatment and condition of gemstones and to the Notice regarding import of Burmese jadeite and rubies into the US.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Literature

Cf.: Bérénice Geoffroy-Schneiter and alii, Cartier Panthère, New York, 2015, for similar examples of 'Panthère' designs by Cartier.

Payment & Shipping

Payment

Accepted forms of payment: Other, Personal Check, Visa

Shipping

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Auction Details

Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels

by
Sotheby's
November 11, 2015, 10:00 AM CET

2 rue François-Diday, Geneva, Canton of Geneva, CH-1204, CH

Terms

Live bidding may start higher or lower

Buyer's Premium

CHF1 - 200,000:30.0%
CHF200,001 - 3,000,000:25.0%
CHF3,000,001+:17.0%

Bidding Increments

From:To:Increment:
CHF0CHF999CHF50
CHF1,000CHF1,999CHF100
CHF2,000CHF2,999CHF200
CHF3,000CHF3,199CHF200
CHF3,200CHF3,799CHF300
CHF3,800CHF4,199CHF200
CHF4,200CHF4,799CHF300
CHF4,800CHF4,999CHF200
CHF5,000CHF9,999CHF500
CHF10,000CHF19,999CHF1,000
CHF20,000CHF29,999CHF2,000
CHF30,000CHF31,999CHF2,000
CHF32,000CHF37,999CHF3,000
CHF38,000CHF41,999CHF2,000
CHF42,000CHF47,999CHF3,000
CHF48,000CHF49,999CHF2,000
CHF50,000CHF99,999CHF5,000
CHF100,000CHF199,999CHF10,000
CHF200,000CHF299,999CHF20,000
CHF300,000CHF319,999CHF20,000
CHF320,000CHF379,999CHF30,000
CHF380,000CHF419,999CHF20,000
CHF420,000CHF479,999CHF30,000
CHF480,000CHF499,999CHF20,000
CHF500,000CHF999,999CHF50,000
CHF1,000,000CHF1,999,999CHF100,000
CHF2,000,000CHF2,999,999CHF200,000
CHF3,000,000CHF3,199,999CHF200,000
CHF3,200,000CHF3,799,999CHF300,000
CHF3,800,000CHF4,199,999CHF200,000
CHF4,200,000CHF4,799,999CHF300,000
CHF4,800,000CHF4,999,999CHF200,000
CHF5,000,000CHF9,999,999CHF500,000
CHF10,000,000+CHF1,000,000

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