Lot 63: Antique Gold, Pearl, Turquoise and Diamond Pendant-Brooch and Pair of Pendant-Earrings
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Antique Gold, Pearl, Turquoise and Diamond Pendant-Brooch and Pair of Pendant-Earrings
The pendant-brooch topped by a diamond-set crescent and fancy-shaped turquoise, centering one oval pearl approximately 6.4 x 7.4 mm., encircled by old-mine cut diamonds, flanked by diamond-set horseshoe-shaped links, further flanked by sugar loaf cabochon turquoise, edged by collet-set diamonds, suspending two turquoise and diamond fringes and one modified oval pearl approximately 7.0 x 8.2 mm., the earrings topped by 2 old-mine cut diamonds approximately .60 ct., suspending 2 button pearls approximately 7.0 mm., encircled by old-mine cut diamonds and round turquoise, totaling 134 diamonds approximately 5.90 cts., circa 1860, brooch fitting detachable, posts added later, approximately 21.2 dwts.
C Property of a Pennsylvania Collector
Split Pearls: white, minor scratches, good luster.
Oval pearl: slightly creamy, minor scratches, bubbles, medium luster.
Turquoise: deep turquoise blue, several faded greenish blue, good luster.
Good condition. Normal wear. Brooch with pendant hook.
2 7/8 x 1 1/4 inches. Earrings: posts added later. 1 1/2 x 3/4 inches.
Earrings with posts, 1 1/2 x 3/4 inches.
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