22 April 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 10,000
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
A PEARL AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE
Suspending a detachable baroque pearl pendant, measuring approximately 19.25 x 16.50 mm, with a single-cut diamond cap, the reverse set with an oval-shaped rose-cut diamond plaque, from an old European and rose-cut diamond foliate link, to the old European-cut diamond and pearl neckchain, joined by an old European and rose-cut diamond clasp, necklace mounted in silver-topped gold, pendant mounted in platinum-topped gold, necklace circa 1875, 15¾ ins., with French maker's mark
With report 2105596856 dated 27 February 2009 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that thirty-nine pearls are natural saltwater pearls and one is a saltwater cultured pearl. Pearl in pendant is filled with foreign material and the shape and surface have been modified
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