A sapphire line bracelet, by Mario Buccellati,

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Lot 5
A sapphire line bracelet,
by Mario Buccellati, circa 1920-1925

Sold for £ 3,187 (US$ 4,160) inc. premium
A sapphire line bracelet, by Mario Buccellati, circa 1920-1925
The single row of oval and cushion-shaped sapphires, within rubover collets, alternating with hexagonal webbed links, the collets and links displaying ornate 'modellato' engraving, mounted in silver and gold, sapphires approximately 8.00 carats total, signed M.Buccellati-Milano-Roma-Firenze, length 18.4cm

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by a report from The Gem & Pearl Laboratory stating that one of the sapphires is of Sri Lankan/Madagascan origin and the remainder are of Thai or East African origin, with no evidence of heat treatment. Report number 17581, dated 26 July 2019.

    Provenance
    Buccellati collection, Milan
    Private collection, Milan

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A sapphire line bracelet, by Mario Buccellati,
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