12 October 2004
AN AQUAMARINE, FRESHWATER PEARL AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE, BY LOUIS COMFORT TIFFANY
The pendant, centering upon a fancy-cut aquamarine, within a gold and platinum wirework surround and gallery, to the freshwater pearl and old European-cut diamond trim, suspended by a freshwater pearl and old European-cut diamond cluster, to the alternating gold and platinum wirework link necklace, and clasp of similar design, mounted in platinum and gold, (one link with damage), circa 1915, 22 5/8 ins.
Signed Tiffany & Co.
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cf. John Loring, Louis Comfort Tiffany at Tiffany & Co., Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, page 90
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