18 ct Yellow Gold Hair Clips by Cartier - Vintage 1978

GBP 7,950.00

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Object Description

An exceptional, fine and impressive pair of 18 carat yellow gold hair clips, made by Cartier; part of our collectable vintage jewellery collections.

This exceptional, fine and impressive pair of vintage hair clips has been crafted in 18 ct yellow gold.

These gold Cartier hair clips have an oval form comprised of three offset, segmented panels.

Each hair accessory secures to the reverse via a hinged clip, with the added security of an undulating gripping edge to the reverse of the setting.

These impressive hair grips are hallmarked with the maker’s mark (Cartier Ltd), the gold guarantee mark (crown), the 18ct gold fineness mark (750), the London Assay Office mark (leopard’s head), and the date letter for 1978 (D).

The surface of each piece is signed ‘Cartier, London’ and bears the registration number ‘78014’.

These impressive vintage clips are each fitted to the original hinged red leatherette presentation box, with a satin and velvet lined interior and securing with a push fit catch.

The interior of the cover of each piece displays the renowned retailer’s mark ‘Cartier, London 175 New Bond St, Paris 13 Rue de la Paix, New York 653, 5th Ave’.

Length of setting 7.28cm/2.87″
Width of setting 7.1mm/0.28″
Height of setting 9.1mm/0.36″

27.29 grams

Object History

Maker: Cartier
Date: 1978
Origin: London, England

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Object Condition

These impressive vintage Cartier hair clips are exceptional quality set, an exceptional gauge of gold and are in excellent presentation condition.

The British hallmarks and Cartier signature to the side of the setting are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of vintage Cartier jewellery/estate jewelry.

Object Details

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Tyne and Wear

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