The ‘Merle Oberon’ Necklace, Cartier London, circa 1938. With 29 graduated baroque emerald drops, each terminating in a round diamond stud, capped with pavé-set diamonds, separated by variously-shaped diamond rondels, mounted in platinum, on platinum chain (the chain was lengthened by Cartier, Paris in 1963). Cartier Emeralds, Emeralds Necklaces, Cartier Jewelry, Cartier London, Merle Oberon, Diamond Necklaces, Diamonds Studs, Diamonds Necklaces, Emeralds Drop
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Dripping with jewels, a model dons the famous Indian style necklace with baroque emerald drops made in 1938 by Cartier London for the British actress Merle Oberon, which appeared at auction in Geneva on November 19, 1996, along with the magnificent Kashmir sapphire set in a sapphire and diamond bracelet. The bracelet which was made in 1923 went on show in London.
Shoulder Brooch by Cartier, circa 1924. Pendant tassel re-created from original records by Cartier workshops, Paris, 2012. Brooch, platinum, set with emeralds, diamonds, enamel and gold; tassel: pearls and onyx beads
CARTIER 1970s . Platinum, Diamond, and Emerald Brooch, prong-set with circular-cut diamonds and pear-cut emeralds, approx. total diamond wt. 5.96 cts. Emeralds are pleasant and lively, typical inclusions and feathers. Diamonds are very vibrant and lively, clean, white stones.