16 octobre 2010

Antique jewelry from the Blanche Thebom collection

An antique diamond necklace, circa 1880. © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd designed as elaborate graduated openwork sections of rose-cut diamonds in a floral motif, completed by a (later) gold backchain; sections can be converted to brooches and earrings with fittings provided; accompanied by an associated pair of earclips; with (later) fitted box; mounted in fourteen karat gold; length: 17 1/4in. (tiara and some brooch fittings deficient) - Estimate: $15,000 - 25,000 An antique diamond and pearl necklace and earclips, circa... [Lire la suite]
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28 avril 2009

A diamond, enamel and pearl Renaissance revival pendant/necklace, circa 1870

A diamond, enamel and pearl Renaissance revival pendant/necklace, circa 1870 The ornate cross pendant with monochrome enamel decoration and scrolled foliate terminals, set with a central cushion-shaped diamond, weighing 3.00 carats, within an old brilliant-cut diamond surround, embellished with seed pearl finials and drops, suspended from a chain with seed pearl and enamel connecting links, remaining diamonds approximately 2.20 carats total, pendant length 7.5cm., chain length 56.0cm., pearls untested. Estimate: £8,000 - 10,000... [Lire la suite]
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