Cartier Platinum, Carved Colored Stone and Diamond 'Tutti Frutti' Clip-Clasp, France, with Cultured Pearl Torsade Bracelet
The stylized shield motif topped by a domed panel, centering a carved sapphire leaf ap. 17.5 x 11.0 x 4.4 mm., edged by trapezoid-shaped buff-topped cabochon rubies, flanked at top by 2 carved emerald leaves, set with single-cut diamonds ap. 2.50 cts., accented by 10 baguette and 2 trapezoid-shaped diamonds ap. 1.10 cts., completed by a five strand pearl bracelet ap. 7.5 to 6.8 mm., clip-clasp signed Cartier, Made in France, Bte. S.G.O.G., no, 03490, with obscured maker's mark and French assay mark, circa 1930, bracelet added later, unsigned, clip-clasp ap. 18 dwts. Length 9 1/4 to 8 1/2 inches, adjustable.
C The Estate of Mildred C. Brinn
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Carved emeralds: medium green, slightly to moderately included, several surface-reaching inclusions, right emerald chipped at tip, translucent, good polish.
Rubies: bright vivid raspberry, cleanish. to slightly included, translucent, very good polish.
Pearls: slightly creamy, some pearls with visible rose overtones, overall cleanish, several with minor blemishes and orange peel nacre, good luster.
Clip-clasp 1 7/8 x 7/8 inches. Reverse of clip with open tiled stepped floral design. Bracelet clip mount of decorative garland motif.
When torsade twisted fits inner circle is 6 1/2 inches. Pearl width 1 5/16 (untwisted) to 7/8 inch (twisted).
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