PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF GLORIA, THE LATE DOWAGER COUNTESS BATHURST
LATE 19TH CENTURY NATURAL PEARL AND DIAMOND TIARA / NECKLACE
Round and drop shaped natural pearls, old and rose-cut diamonds, silver and gold, circa 1890, detachable tiara frame, 7.5 cm high, 36.2 cm as necklace
Gem & Pearl Laboratory, 2020, report no. 18476: natural pearls, saltwater
Given by Seymour Bathurst, 7th Earl Bathurst (1864-1943) to his wife Lilias, Countess Bathurst (1871-1965) to mark the birth of their first child, Lady Meriel Bathurst, born 3 Sep 1894, and by descent.