Sale 22FJ04 | Lot 18

Marc Koven Gold, Coral, Carved Wood and Diamond Brooch

Catalogue: Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags

Lot Details

Lot 18
Marc Koven Gold, Coral, Carved Wood and Diamond Brooch
One round coral button ap. 22.2 mm., 5 round and 40 single-cut diamonds ap. .80 ct., signed Koven.

Marc Koven was born in Paris in 1903. After serving an apprenticeship in New York, he returned to Paris and opened a shop on Avenue Victor Hugo. Forced to escape to New York during the war, he opened the Koven Frères jewelry atelier on East 48th St. His creations were sold at Bergdorf Goodman and featured in fashion magazines. He was known for his innovative creativity, especially for the introduction of caged jewels. He subsequently won many design awards.



Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
Sold for $2,520 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Tests as 18 kt.

Coral: deep salmon, very good luster.

Diamonds: H-I-J-VS, several SI.

2 3/4 x 2 inches.


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Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
Sold for $2,520 (includes buyer's premium)

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Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags

Wed, May 18, 2022 at 12pm EDT
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