An early 20th century pearl, sapphire and diamond sautoir
Lot 226
An early 20th century pearl, sapphire and diamond sautoir
£8,000 - 10,000
US$ 13,000 - 17,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
An early 20th century pearl, sapphire and diamond sautoir
The five seed pearl rows to an old brilliant-cut diamond clasp, set to the front with an openwork pyramidal plaque, set throughout with circular-cut sapphires, rose and old brilliant-cut diamonds, highlighted with a 5.1mm pearl, terminating in a baroque pearl drop, old brilliant-cut diamonds approx. 0.55ct total, circular pearl untested, composite, lengths: pendant 7.0cm, necklace 42.8cm

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by a report from The Gem & Pearl Laboratory stating that the drop pearl measuring 6.4mm-14.3mm in width, and 21.0mm-22.0mm in length is natural, saltwater. Report number 06923, dated 27th December 2012.
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