Elle stylise une voiture composée des lettres C-I-T-R-O-E-N serties de pierres rouges et bleues calibrées. Monture en vermeil. Poinçon de maître de Guy de Vadimon.
Poids brut : 5,16 gr.
Dimensions : 5,5 x 2 cm.
Boîte d'origine en parfait état de conservation.


En 1928, André Citroën organisa un concours de calligraphie ayant pour but de dessiner une voiture de la gamme en utilisant uniquement les lettres composant le nom de la marque : C-I-T-R-O-E-N. Le joaillier parisien Guy de Vadimon fut chargé par l’entreprise de réaliser le premier prix sous forme d’un bijou : une broche en vermeil, rubis et saphirs. Les convives présentes lors du déjeuner de remise des prix, reçurent un exemplaire de cette création en cadeau.

A goldfilled, blue and red imitation stones car brooch by Guy de Vadimon for Citroën, circa 1928. Guy de Vadimon master's mark.
Gross weight : 5,16 gr.
Dimensions : 5,5 x 2 cm.
Original box in perfect condition.


In 1928, André Citroën organized a calligraphy competition with the aim of drawing a car from the range using only the letters making up the name of the brand : C-I-T-R-O-E-N. The Parisian jeweler Guy de Vadimon was commissioned by the company to create the first prize in the form of a jewel : a brooch in vermeil, rubies and sapphires. The guests present at the awards lunch received a copy of this creation as a gift.

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