Cartier Paris 18K Gold and Diamond "Maillon Panthère" Bombé Ring
Created in France by Cartier, Paris, this "Maillon Panthère" bombé ring is composed of 18K gold and diamonds. The broad, bombé form is design as three rows of oblong sections flanked by lines of rectangular elements, all pavé-set with over three carats of round brilliant-cut diamonds, completed by a ribbed shank. Substantial and beautifully balanced, this bombé jewel is one of a long, popular tradition of glamorous Cartier cocktail ring designs.
- Product Details
- Curator's Notes
Item #: R-21182
Size: 8.5 (this ring can be sized; please contact the gallery for further information)
Materials: 263 round brilliant-cut diamonds (with approximate total weight 3.15 carats); 18K Gold
Signed: Cartier 740503, 750, 58, French assay mark, partial maker's mark
The "Maillon Panthère" or "panther link" collection takes many forms, al deriving from Cartier's necklaces, bracelets and rings of interlocking brickwork links that had been designed to reference the fluid movement of the sleek big cat.