A stunning clip set with diamonds, rubies, sapphires and emeralds by Van Cleef & Arpels transforms an Indian arm jewel into a turban ornament, and Mellerio's peacock aigrette set with diamonds and enamelled in blue and green once adorned the turban of the dashingly handsome Maharaja Jagatjit Singh of Kapurthala.
Auction house Bonhams Scotland 's Clare Blatherwick, said: "Van Cleef and Arpels is one of the world's greatest jewellery houses.
Talking to Qatar Tribune, Van Cleef & Arpels Managing Director for Middle East and India Alban Belloir said M a d e m o i s e l l e Coccinelle necklace in the collection is made of 16.
The two highest selling lots told two very different stories - the Van Cleef & Arpels Alhambra necklace is highly recognizable whereas the Parure Tiger Claws set was a wild card.
The newly transformed boutique at the Dubai Mall was inaugurated in the presence of Alban Belloir, Van Cleef & Arpels Managing Director of Middle East and India, as the luxury house celebrated its 10th anniversary in the Middle East.
It's a journey to the heart of the galazy, with our head in the stars, that Van Cleef & Arpels presents in its pieces, recreating the carious celestial bodies of our solar system.
5 Lucky "Alhambra" ring, with turquoise butterfly and white mother-of-pearl clover set in 18K white gold, by Van Cleef & Arpels ($4,800), Mayors, Westfield Southgate, (941) 952-1945.
Fendi tote bag available at Fendi boutiques worldwide; Ferrie available at Van Cleef & Arpels boutiques worldwide.
In the coming months, the French luxury retailer, Van Cleef and Arpels will be opening stores in the GCC.
Van Cleef & Arpels to hold retrospective exhibition in Tokyo
Jewellery by famous designers Van Cleef and Arpels are on display for the first time in the Middle East at the art fair, recreating a journey through the history of the House which marks each era with a distinctive style.
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