Lot 29. Schlumberger, Jean. JEAN SCHLUMBERGER RED ENAMEL AND GOLD 'CROISILLON' BRACELET

Sold:$ 18 750
Auction date:27.10.2020   10:00 UTC +00:00
Archive
ID 424064
Lot 29 | Schlumberger, Jean. JEAN SCHLUMBERGER RED ENAMEL AND GOLD 'CROISILLON' BRACELET
Designed as a bangle set with red paillone enamel and gold 'X' motifs, mounted in gold

METAL: 18k yellow gold
SIGNATURE: SCHLUMBERGER PARIS
MARKS: French assay marks
SIZE/DIMENSIONS: 16.0 cm (continuous inner circumference), 1.2 cm width
GROSS WEIGHT: 79.6 grams
Circa 1965

Debuting in the early 1960's, Jean Schlumberger paillone enamel bangle bracelets are perhaps the designer's most iconic design. With the help of Jacqueline Kennedy and her friend Rachel Lambert Mellon, these enamel bangle bracelets gained an incredible amount of press internationally and today remain a jewelry wardrobe mainstay to many of the world's most stylish women. This particular bracelet, set with red paillone enamel was made by Schlumberger in Paris during the 1960's and represents a wonderful early example of this icon of jewelry design.

Information about the auction

CHRISTIE'S
Address of auction
CHRISTIE'S
8 King Street, St. James's
SW1Y 6QT London
United Kingdom
Preview13.10.2020 - 27.10.2020
ConditionsBuyer Premium
Conditions of purchase
Shipping
    Payment methods