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    Sale 2160

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    22 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 175

    A BELLE EPOQUE EMERALD AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE

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    A BELLE EPOQUE EMERALD AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE
    Centering upon a bezel-set octagonal-cut emerald, weighing approximately 18.00 carats, within an openwork single-cut diamond foliate surround, decorated at the cardinal points with collet-set diamonds, with a single-cut diamond foliate swag and pear-shaped diamond drop, from a single-cut diamond garland, suspending a pear-shaped diamond drop, to a collet-set diamond openwork hoop, to the fine link chain, mounted in platinum and gold, circa 1910, 17½ ins., in a green leather fitted case
    Numbered 3283 ONNN
    With report no. 52263 dated 23 September 2008 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the analysed properties confirm that the origin of this emerald is Colombia. Indications of clarity modification. Moderate amount of oil in fissures


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