Thursday, 24 March 2011

VAN CLEEF & ARPELS: Mystery set ruby brooch

This is a very elegant brooch by Van Cleef and Arpels with calibre cut rubies using the house's trademark "Mystery set"technique which requires extremely skilled craftsmanship . The shape is simple and of oriental inspiration and it only accentuates the beauty of the design. It will be auctioned at Sotheby's Hong Kong on April 6th.

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