Karat Gold and Ruby Necklace, Mellerio Paris, Circa 1950s
HK$65,000 - 95,000
US$8,300 - 12,200
Of ribbon tie motifs, the articulated necklace of knitted karat gold, highlighted by circular-cut rubies, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, signed and numbered 843, length approximately 366mm. Accompanied by an original signed box.
MELLERIO DITS MELLER Founded in 1613, Mellerio dits Meller Jewellery has been transmitting the spirit of excellence in French Jewellery from generations to generations. The incredible creations have attracted the most prestigious clienteles including royal and imperial family. Famous examples include the emerald jewel given to Marshal Canrobert by Napoléon III as a wedding gift, and the tiara created for Isabelle II of Spain, which is still worn by Queen Sophia nowadays. These two pieces are proof of the company’s strife for excellence. Mellerio dits Meller creates pieces of fine jewellery and lines are regularly launched which follow the trends to appeal to a larger clientele.