Pair_of_18_Karat_Gold__Silver__Diamond__Sapphire_and_Emerald_Earclips__JAR__Paris__1998a

Pair_of_18_Karat_Gold__Silver__Diamond__Sapphire_and_Emerald_Earclips__JAR__Paris__1998b

Pair of 18 Karat Gold, Silver, Diamond, Sapphire and Emerald Earclips, JAR, Paris, 1998.  Photo Sotheby's

The stylized hoops set with marquise-shaped diamonds weighing approximately 8.50 carats, accented by round sapphires and emeralds, maker's marks. Estimate 100,000—200,000 USD. Lot Sold 326,500 USD

EXHIBITED: The Jewels of JAR, Paris, Somerset House, London, 2002-2003.

NOTE: Illustrated in JAR, Joel Rosenthal and Pierre Jeannet, Art Books International, Paris, 2002, plate 378.

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