A 19th century natural pearl and diamond necklace
Lot 33
A 19th century natural pearl and diamond necklace
£10,000 - 15,000
US$ 17,000 - 25,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 19th century natural pearl and diamond necklace
The rose-cut diamond chain suspending a tapering fringe of stylised floral and foliate motifs, set with old brilliant, rose and single-cut diamonds and eight baroque pearls, measuring 8.0-12.8mm, mounted in silver and gold, diamonds approximately 9.00 carats total, French assay mark, length 42.0cm

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by a certificate from The Gem & Pearl Laboratory stating that two pearls at random were found to be natural, saltwater. Certificate number 06084, dated 7th August 2012.

    Provenance
    By repute, from the collection of Elena Lupescu (1895-1977), mistress and later wife of King Carol II of Romania
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  1. Kristian Spofforth
    Specialist - Jewelry
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work 020 7393 3972
    FaxFax: 020 7393 3905
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