Lot 109: Belle Epoque Platinum, Diamond and Natural Pearl Necklace
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Belle Epoque Platinum, Diamond and Natural Pearl Necklace
The delicate necklace of bow and garland motif set throughout with old European, old-mine and rose-cut diamonds, supporting one drop-shaped pearl approximately 8.80 to 9.45 x 11.2 mm., circa 1910, approximately 33 dwts. Length 15 3/4 inches.
With SSEF report no. 80069 stating that the pearl is natural, saltwater.
Pearl: slightly creamy, minor bubbles and scratches, small peeled patch,
slightly asymmetrical drop-shape, on reverse, curves in at top, medium luster.
Good condition. Normal wear. Well-made. Width of links 5/8 & 3/4 inch.
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