CERTIFICATE of AUTHENTICITY
A statement that an object is original does not always guarantee its authenticity. An original certificate of authenticity (not a photocopy) issued and signed by an expert or reputable/renowned dealer should also indicate why this piece of jewelry is original.
rene Lalique, 1895. Very rare Art Nouveau brooch with "Anchorman Collection" mark on the box. Literature in "Louis C Tiffany: The Garden Museum Collection" by Alistair Duncan
Collection of Hancock, London provenance: rene Lalique's gift to his daughter suzanne Lalique- Haviland, Anchorman Collection in "Garden Museum's Collection" Japan & Christie's London (June 2000)