Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Cartier Modele Panther Gold Bracelet 18K Wrist Watch

Cartier Modele Panther Gold Bracelet
France, 1990's

Cartier Modele Panther gold bracelet Unisex large 18K wrist watch with quartz movement, date and sweep second hand.

At HRS: Cartier Modele Panther

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Cartier Elephants Brooch

Cartier adult and baby elephants with raised trunks, indicating a good luck symbol. The finely modeled gold elephants have emerald cabochon eyes.

At 1stDibs: Cartier Elephants Brooch

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Seaman Schepps "Sun King" Golden Sapphire Brooch

An oval yellow sapphire, surrounded by blue sapphires; yellow gold pin designed in the form of Louis XIV's emblem, "The Sun King". Large pins such as military orders and "bursts" were made popular by Diana Vreeland and were often used in jewelry design by Verdura and Schlumberger.

At HRS: Sun King Golden Sapphire Brooch