11 June 2008,
Price realised GBP 25,000
GBP 12,000 - GBP 15,000
A PAIR OF DIAMOND GIRANDOLE EAR PENDANTS
Each designed as an old-cut diamond openwork floral panel suspending three pear-shaped diamond drops to the circular cluster surmount, mounted in silver, in closed back setting, one circa 1770 and the other 20th century, 6.4 cm long, in fitted shagreen case (2)
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