A pearl, enamel and diamond necklace,

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Lot 250
A pearl, enamel and diamond necklace,
circa 1890

Sold for £ 6,875 (US$ 8,657) inc. premium

Jewellery

16 Jul 2014, 11:00 BST

London, Knightsbridge

A pearl, enamel and diamond necklace, circa 1890
The necklace designed as a graduating line of pastel pink guilloché enamel shell plaques, each highlighted by a pearl and two collet-set old brilliant-cut diamonds in closed-back settings, alternating with blue-green guilloché enamel openwork plaques of foliate design, each surmounted by a pearl and two similarly-cut diamonds and terminating in white and black piqué enamel scrolled finials, suspending three detachable openwork cartouches of similar design and each terminating with a pearl drop, diamonds approx. 2.05cts total, pendants convertible to earrings or brooches, lengths: necklace 39.6cm, pendants 4.6cm and 3.8cm, fitted case by Spink & Son, Piccadilly London

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that this lot is accompanied by a report from The Gem & Pearl Laboratory stating that one pearl is a natural, saltwater. Report number 09926, dated 23rd May 2014.
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A pearl, enamel and diamond necklace,
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