Description: The pendant designed as an oval plaque with scrolled sides set with polished onyx, brilliant-cut diamonds and calibré-cut rubies, the centre with an abstract textured figure of the Madonna of Port Lligat with arms outstretched, an open door in her chest,
signed Dali, numbered, maker's marks, to a bi-coloured fancy-link neckchain,
length approximately 550mm, fitted case stamped Dali.
Condition Report: Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Exmundart, numbered 02 032 15 103 and 45924 NOX 73233 3/3. Reverse signed Dali, partially signed Octavio Sarda. Stamped D.M.I., numbered 39098674, 02-032-15-103 and with edition number A-3/3. Chain with additional cartouche with openwork Dali signature. Diamonds bright and lively, estimated total diamond weight approximately 5.50 - 6.50 carats. Rubies deep pinkish red, transparent, with typical inclusions visible to the naked eye, some surface-reaching. Onyx black, opaque. Light scratches to surfaces consistent with wear. Overall in very good condition. Pendant measuring approximately 56 x 38mm. Gross weight approximately 102 grams. Fitted case.
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