Arfan Paris 1970 By Andre Vassort Convertible Clip Earrings In 18Kt Yellow Gold With 54 Cts In Fluted Rock Quartz
Convertible clips-earrings designed by Andre Vassort for Arfan Paris.
Beautiful thee-dimensional modernist French pieces created for the house of Arfan at the atelier of Andre Vassort in Paris, circa 1970's. This pair of convertible clips-earrings has been conceived with an almond shape, carefully crafted, with twisted wires in solid yellow gold of 18 karats. They are suited, with French omega backs for the fastening clips and can be converted for day or night.
The twisted gold parts support a pair of almond-shaped cut cabochons, with fluted patterns, carved from natural rock quartz. These have a weight of 54 carats
Have a combined weight of 28.5 Grams and a measures of 45 mm by 16 mm by 13 mm (1.78 x 0.63 x 0.51 Inches).
Stamped, with beautiful French hallmarks, two times with the eagle's head for the assay and guaranty of the 18 kt gold, the maker's maitre cartouche AV associated to Andre Vassort and signed, "ARFAN .750"
Note:: The Mo. Andre Vassort atelier, was located in Paris 2, 34 rue Sainte Anne. He collaborate very closely with VCA between the 1950’s and 1980’s, the workshop operations was ceased in the 1990's.
Note: Similar pieces was created in the same shape, for the house of Boucheron.
Collateral: They are accompanied by a presentation jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this earrings is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the gold. All the gemstones, are secured in the settings. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: E0000ANME/.6850