A jadeite and diamond necklace, 1980s
Lot 225
A jadeite and diamond necklace, 1980s
Sold for £18,750 (US$ 31,482) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A jadeite and diamond necklace, 1980s
Formed as a collar of open squared links with a hammered finish, leading to a frontispiece composed of similarly shaped links, pavé-set with round brilliant-cut diamonds, the joining links inlaid with baguette-cut diamonds, all suspending a green jadeite carving depicting a bat on a pair of peaches with stems and leaves, length 40cm, stamped 18k, the jadeite carving measuring approximately 69.00 x 53.00 x 7.30mm, the diamonds estimated to weigh approximately 9.30cts in total

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Purchased by the current owner in the 1980s from The Trio Pearl Co. Ltd., The Peninsula Hotel, Hong Kong. Whilst always respected, Trio, and its owner Sammy Chow became internationally renowned in 1994 with the purchase of the most expensive piece of jadeite jewellery auctioned at that time.
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