Gem-set, cultured pearl and diamond necklace and a pair of ear clips, 'Jaipur', Mauboussin. photo Sotheby"s.
Comprising: a necklace set with cultured pearls of black tint enhanced with cabochon and fluted carved sapphires, buff-top amethyst, pink tourmaline and peridot, and brilliant-cut diamonds, length approximately 375mm, together with a pair of ear clips en suite, signed Mauboussin Paris, French assay and maker's marks. Estimate 40,000—60,000 CHF. Lot Sold 98,500 CHF
Gem-set, mother of pearl, cultured pearl and diamond necklace and a pair of ear clips, 'Bolero', Mauboussin. photo Sotheby"s.
The collar set with buff-top peridot, amethyst, pink tourmaline and black mother of pearl, highlighted with brilliant-cut diamonds and cultured pearl drops, length approximately 390mm, together with a pair of ear clips en suite, all mounted in yellow gold, signed Mauboussin Paris and numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Estimate 75,000—125,000 CHF. Lot Sold 96,100 CHF
Sotheby"s. Magnificent Jewels, 16 Nov 10, Geneva www.sothebys.com