Platinum, Diamond, Black Onyx and Emerald 'Panther' Ring, Cartier, Paris
The stylized curled panther pavé-set with round diamonds ap. 5.25 cts., dotted with fancy-shaped black onyx dots, with 2 marquise-shaped emerald eyes, signed Cartier, Paris, no. R12740, with maker's mark, ap. 13 dwts. Size 3, with inner guard.
Provenance: Sotheby's New York sale no. 5569, April 27, 1987, Formerly the property of a member of an Indian Princely Family.
Reference: Cartier: Jewelers Extraordinary, Hans Nadelhoffer, p. 228-232, and Retrospective-Louise Cartier, October 1976, p. 62.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ONE BLACK ONYX IS MISSING.
C Estate of Mary Max
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Emeralds: bright vivid green, cleanish to slightly included, lively.
Width 5/8 to 3/16 inch. Height ap. 9/16 inch. Diameter 7/8 inch.
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