A pair of cultured pearl and diamond leaf earclips, by Buccellati, circa 1950. Photo Bonhams.
Each earring designed as a stylised cluster of leaves, pavé-set with rose-cut diamonds and three central cultured baroque pearls, with fine foliate engraving on the reverse, one diamond deficient, signed Buccellati, length 3.5cm, cased by Mario Buccellati, Milano, Roma, Firenze. Estimate £3,000 – 4,000 (€3,800 – 5,000)
Bonhams. JEWELLERY.London, Knightsbridge, 10 Sep 2014 11:00