Lot 285: Gold, Tahitian Gray Cultured Pearl and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Pendant-Earclips
19 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Gold, Tahitian Gray Cultured Pearl and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Pendant-Earclips
18 kt., the necklace composed of stylized flower links, spaced by 22 pearls approximately 11.8 to 9.0 mm., supporting pairs of stylized leaves suspending 9 drop-shaped pearls approximately 17.0 x 13.2 mm. to 11.6 x 10.6 mm., the earclips of similar motif, topped by 2 pearls approximately 10.2 mm., suspending 2 modified drop-shaped pearls approximately 16.8 x 12.0 mm. and 16.8 x 12.4 mm., set throughout with 440 round diamonds totaling approximately 35.00 cts., approximately 140.7 dwts. gross. Length 16 inches.
Pearls: overall medium to medium deep gray with rose and green hues, one is medium light gray, good luster; drop-shaped pearls on necklace have full shapes all around, slightly varied drop-shapes, several ringed at tops, very good luster; drop-shaped pearls on earclips are semi-baroque shape, medium deep gray with rose and green hues, medium and gold luster.
Good condition. Normal wear. Width of links of necklace 5/8 to 9/16 inch.
Length of fringe 1 5/8 to 1 1/4 inches.
Clip-backs. 2 3/4 x 15/16 inches. Tops 3/4 x 5/8 inch.
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