London, South Kensington
12 July 2005
A Belle Epoque diamond and pearl brooch/pendant
of openwork garland design with seed pearl detail and ribbon bow surmount and base, with central flowerhead and single collet drop between twin two stone drops, suspending a seed pearl and diamond drop, set throughout with old-brilliant and rose-cut diamonds, to a trace link chain, circa 1905.
See front cover illustration
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