An antique pearl, and diamond necklace, European, c. 1880. Necklace with ten pearl drops each capped with small rose-cut diamonds. Two additional diamonds links. Necklace contains 289 old European and single-cut diamonds. They are arranged in a swag motif with the tear-dropped shaped pearls hanging as pendants. The removable pearls allow the necklace to be worn as an all diamond necklace. Formerly the property of Clarice de Rothschild #antique #necklace #Rothschild
Designed as thirteen pearl and diamond circular clusters to the diamond fleur-de-lys spacers, clusters detach to form brooches or earrings, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1870, 41.8 cm. long, in Frazer & Haws blue velvet fitted case. Lady Guendolen Chaplin, and thence by decent. Lady Guendolen Talbot (d. 1937) was the second daughter of Charles, 19th Earl of Shrewsbury (1830-1877) and his wife Teresa (d. 1912).
AN ELEGANT PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BY BULGARI The front section composed of five strands of pearls to the four-strand shoulders and three-strand backchain, the pearls measuring approximately from 5.35 to 10.00 mm., with circular and baguette-cut diamond undulating intersections, mounted in platinum. With certificate 35328 dated 22/3/2000 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the 208 pearls are natural
Natural pearl and diamond necklace | Lot | Sotheby's 13.95mm, on a clasp set with a marquise-shaped diamond weighing 4.39 carats, framed with brilliant-cut diamonds, clasp signed Cartier, French assay and maker's marks, case stamped Cartier.
A cultured pearl and diamond necklace The five graduated rows of 6.5-10.0mm cultured pearls to a lozenge-shaped clasp of pierced symmetrical design set with brilliant, marquise, square and baguette-cut diamonds, diamonds approximately 11.50 carats total, length 56.1cm
The ruby bead tassel pendant with natural grey and cream pearl surmount and diamond-set rondelle detail, suspended from a natural grey pearl (damaged), ruby bead and diamond briolette chain, chain 58.0 cm, pendant 8.0 cm
An Edwardian Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace. The pearl drop surmounted by a crown set with old mine-cut diamonds, and a bezel-set old European-cut diamond, platinum-topped gold mount, suspended from a pearl and diamond necklace and completed by rose-cut diamond-encrusted batons.
Formerly in the Collection of Joséphine de Beauharnais, Queen of Sweden and Norway (1807-1876), inherited from her mother Princess Augusta of Bavaria, Duchess of Leuchtenberg (1788-1851), who probably received it as a gift from her mother-in-law, Joséphine de Beauharnais, Empress of the French (1763-1814) Sotheby's