A diamond and multi gem-set brooch, by Bulgari,
Lot 172
A diamond and multi gem-set brooch,
by Bulgari, circa 1988
£25,000 - 35,000
US$ 39,000 - 55,000

Lot Details
A diamond and multi gem-set brooch, by Bulgari, circa 1988
The tapered brooch, set with a triangular-cut amethyst, oval-cut orange sapphire, oval-cut yellow sapphire and heart-shaped green tourmaline, all within a brilliant-cut diamond border of scrolling motif, signed Bulgari, numbered, length 5.7cm, maker's case and box

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by a report from The Gem & Pearl Laboratory stating that the orange sapphire is natural, with no evidence of heat treatment. Report number 08515, dated 7 September 2013.

    For a similar example see Triossi, A, "Between Eternity and History: Bulgari from 1884 to 2009: 125 Years of Italian Design", Skira, Milan, 2009, p228.
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