Lot n° 238
12000 - 15000
Result without fees
: 45 500EUR
Alexis and Lucien FALIZE, circa 1870/80.... - Lot 238 - Kâ-Mondo
Alexis and Lucien FALIZE, circa 1870/80. Large yellow gold (750/1000th) cotte-de-maille evening bag with two hand-chased
of white and red enamelled foliage enhanced by old-cut diamonds and oval rubies set in a gold
and oval rubies in closed setting, each frieze centered with a monogram AF and LF for Alexis and Lucien Falize
on the obverse, a "According to my heart" on one, a white enamelled forget-me-not on the other. Clasp
spring you & me adorned with an old cut diamond and a ruby cabochon. Interior with two compartments, signed A.
Falize on the flap.
Gross weight: 497.2 g.
Observation: beautiful hand signature, no master mark, only three recently typed owls, the guarantee never affixing
the guarantee never affixing an eagle's head. This bag is probably more a "family affair" than a commercial item at the time.
trade at the time.
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