JADEITE, ENAMEL AND DIAMOND CLIP, CARTIER, PARIS, 1930S The open work carved jadeite plaque inset with single-cut diamonds, highlighted with blue translucent enamel, signed Cartier and numbered, French assay and partial maker's marks.
GEM-SET AND DIAMOND CLIP, CARTIER, CIRCA 1930. Of giardinetto design set with carved lapis lazuli, turquoise, tourmaline and cabochon rubies, highlighted with cream enamel, circular and single-cut diamonds, signed Cartier and numbered.
An Art Deco Obi-sash clip 'The Yaguruma', by Mikimoto, Japan, 1930s. The clip with interchangeable settings in 12 different forms, attracted crowds at the Paris Expo in 1937. Its unique design was a breakthrough in multi-functional jewellery. Sold in Paris, it disappeared from public view, then reappeared at an auction in New York in 1989. It was purchased by Mikimoto Pearl Island where it remains today. #Mikimoto #ArtDeco #clip
An Art Deco enamel, rock crystal and diamond brooch, Cartier, 1920s. Set at the…
Platinum diamond and emerald brooch of a shrine. The architecture, which is entirely carried out in diamonds of various cuts - circular, emerald, baton - culminating in the trapezoid shaped stones at the apex of the roof, encloses a carved emerald Buddhist divinity raised up on steps. C.1927.
Carved ruby, emerald and diamond pin, Cartier, Paris, circa 1930 The stylized topiary motif set with a carved ruby leaf, a pear-shaped emerald and small round and single-cut diamonds, accented further with 4 small cabochon emeralds and black enamel, mounted in platinum, signed Cartier, numbered 2432, French assay mark