Lot 346: Four Strand Cultured Pearl, Gold, Hardstone and Diamond Necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels
19 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Four Strand Cultured Pearl, Gold, Hardstone and Diamond Necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels
18 kt., composed of four strands of pearls approximately 4.0 to 3.8 mm., centering a curved panel composed of fancy-shaped coral, lapis and malachite panels, segmented by 93 round diamonds approximately 3.25 cts., signed VCA, no. B4417 13, with maker's mark and French assay mark. Length 14 5/8 inches.
Pearls: slightly creamy, some with rose hue, clean, good luster.
Hardstones: medium deep salmon, bright blue, good luster.
Good condition. Normal wear. Clasp 11/16 x 2 1/4 inches.
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