Lot 383: Gold, Cabochon Emerald and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Earclips, Van Cleef & Arpels, France
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Gold, Cabochon Emerald and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Earclips, Van Cleef & Arpels, France
18 kt., the necklace composed of graduated overlapping flowers centering 44 round and oval cabochon emeralds, surrounded by diamond-set petals, the earclips of similar motif, diamonds totaling approximately 23.00 cts., signed Van Cleef & Arpels, with French assay marks, necklace no. 72817, earclips no. 72.777, approximately 58.5 dwts. Length 15 1/4 inches. With signed pouch.
C Property of a Prominent Greek Lady
Cabochon emeralds: medium deep green, included, some inclusions slightly visible to eye, some surface-reaching inclusions with hairline cracks and cavities, translucent, good polish.
Diamonds: G-H-VS, one pavilion chipped.
Good condition. Normal wear. Necklace width 13/16 to 3/8 inch.
Clip-backs. Diameter 1 inch.
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