Lot 414: Pair of Platinum, Natural Pearl and Diamond Flower Earclips, Van Cleef & Arpels
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Pair of Platinum, Natural Pearl and Diamond Flower Earclips, Van Cleef & Arpels
The stylized lilies centering 2 drop-shaped pearls approximately 11.20 and 11.32 x 11.09 mm., set within petals of 74 round diamonds, supported by a stem set with 36 round and 14 baguette diamonds, altogether approximately 8.50 cts., signed Van Cleef & Arpels N. Y., no. 22950, approximately 16.7 dwts. With signed pouch.
With GIA report no. 2175716066 stating that the pearls are natural, saltwater, with no indications of treatment, one pearl has a plugged drill.
C Property of a Prominent Greek Lady
Pearls: off-white with slightly creamy hue, small bubbles, several light scratches, plugged drill hole, other pearl with peeled circle off to side, medium luster.
Diamonds: G-H-VS, one crown facet chipped.
Good condition. Normal wear. Well-made. Clip-backs. 1 1/2 x 1 3/16 inches.
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