A diamond fringe necklace, circa 1955

The articulated collar of brilliant and baguette-cut diamonds, suspending looped fringes of brilliant, baguette and marquise-cut diamonds, to a fan-shaped diamond clasp, diamonds approximately 49.25 carats total, length 45.7cm. Sold for £28,800

Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, 29 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)