29 November 2000
A Pair of George III Diamond And Imitation Diamond Ear Pendants
Each terminating in a detachable pear-shaped imitation diamond pendant within old mine-cut diamond surround with similar articulated pendants on either side to the scrolled diamond surmount and detachable cluster top, mounted in silver and gold, (four larger diamonds are replaced), circa 1780, 8.8 cm. long, with a red leather Cartier case (2)
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