Sale 12JL02 | Lot 591

Pair of White Gold, Platinum, Coral, Diamond and Black Enamel Ladybug Clips, Cartier

Catalogue: Important Estate Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 591
Pair of White Gold, Platinum, Coral, Diamond and Black Enamel Ladybug Clips, Cartier
The ladybugs with pear-shaped cabochon coral bodies dotted with 16 collet-set old European and single-cut diamonds, the heads, antennae and legs applied with black enamel, tipped with 12 small single-cut diamonds, one ladybug signed Cartier, Paris, no. 02310, slightly obscured, the other signed Cartier, no. 37-15770, circa 1936. With signed fitted box.

C Estate of a Titled Lady

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $59,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Ladybug: medium salmon color, good luster. Minor enamel loss on antennae & 2 back feet. Signed on reverse of ladybug Carter Paris, no. 02310. 1 1/8 x 15/16".

Ladybug: deeper salmon color, good luster, 2 chips by top collet on right side, slightly visible to eye, minor enamel loss at tips of antennae. Top of clip signed Cartier, no. 37-15770. 1 1/8 x 15/16".


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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $59,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important Estate Jewelry

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