19 October 2005
THE PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN COLLECTOR
A SUITE OF BLACK OPAL, SAPPHIRE AND DEMANTOID GARNET JEWELRY, BY LOUIS COMFORT TIFFANY FOR TIFFANY & CO.
Comprising a necklace, the pendant set with a central, black opal, within a circular-cut sapphire and demantoid garnet openwork frame, suspended from a cabochon opal and circular-cut sapphire and demaintoid garnet surround, to the twin beaded chain, enhanced at the front with twin circular-cut sapphire and demantoid garnet lines, spaced by similiarly-set intervals, joined by an oval cabochon black opal clasp, within a circular-cut sapphire and demantoid garnet surround; a pair of ear pendants en suite, mounted in gold, circa 1910, necklace 19 ins.
Signed Tiffany & Co.
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