EXTRAORDINARY JEWELS FROM A MAGNIFICENT NEW YORK ESTATE - A SPECTACULAR SAPPHIRE ADORNED PILL BOX, CIGARETTE HOLDER AND LIPSTICK CASE IN SOLID 14K GOLD OF THE HIGHEST QUALITY - SIMILAR TO CARTIER - DATING TO THE ART DECO PERIOD C1910-1930 - MAGNIFICENT, STUNNING JEWELS!!! CLASSIC AND ELEGANT!
Here we have a spectacular classic Art Deco set of pill box, cigarette holder and lipstick case. The pieces are in the style of Cartier or Tiffany or Faberge. They have wonderful calibre cut natural sapphire encrusted medallions on all three pieces. These are beautiful natural mined sapphires of a fine blue color! The design reminds me of the top of the Chrysler Building in NY!
The pill box is gorgeous with a striped design in the gold. The medallion has three calibre cut fine sapphires. It is 1 inch (25 mm) square. It closes securely. On the top of the interior is inscribed GIGI. It is hallmarked 14K on the rim. It weighs 13.0 grams.
The cigarette holder is just divine! It features the beautiful medallion at the end with 4 stunning calibre cut sapphires. The top and bottom sapphires are each approximately .18 Ct and the middle two are approximately .10 Ct. The top medallion is 20 mm by 13 mm. The gold band on the holder slides up and down in order to tighten and release the cigarette. The entire holder is 3 inches (75 mm) long. It is hallmarked 14K. It weighs 7.2 grams.
The lipstick case has a stunning design with stripes going in different directions - really wonderful! The top has the medallion with 4 calibre cut sapphires. It opens and closes securely. On the bottom is again inscribed GIGI, 14K and the maker's mark of BS & G. The lipstick is 1 3/4 inches (45 mm) long and 16 mm in diameter. It weighs 15.0 grams.
These are very rare and wonderful Art Deco jewels. The design and impact of these pieces is really the very best!!!! I just love them. What statement jewels!
These areclassic and have great impact - with all the elements that you look for in antique jewelry - quality, design, originality, sparkle, drama, just a perfect estate jewel!!!
These are stunning jewels with great drama and style. They are absolutely mesmerizing and worthy of the finest collection. The pieces are immensely wearable either during the day or at the most glamorous affair. I was just at the Oscar Academy Awards and similar jewels were all the rage. Treat yourself or a loved one to a treasure to cherish for generations and one which will only increase in value over time!
This sale is only for the Sapphire 14K Pill Box, Cigarette Holder and Lipstick. Please see our other sales for more jewels from this magnificent Manhattan estate as well as items from the estates of Consuelo Vanderbilt, Hope Iselin and Tiffany, Gucci and Cartier.
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