Sale 451 Lot 82
A Belle Epoque Platinum, Diamond and Demantoid Necklace,
in a geometric and foliate motif, the platinum link necklace centered on a bow design suspending an oval mixed cut demantoid weighing approximately 2.11 carats, the necklace containing numerous old mine, old European and rose cut diamonds weighing approximately 4.94 carats total.
Stamp: (French import assay marks).
Accompanied by an American Gemological Laboratories garnet identification and origin report number CS 70969, dated 06 November 2015, stating Mineral Type: Natural Andradite Garnet, Variety: Demantoid, Measurements: 10.20 x 6.22 x 3.99 mm, Origin Provenance: Russian.
Estimate $ 10,000-15,000
The neckleace measures approximately 16 inches long.
Diamond characteristics: (graded in setting)
Cut: Old mine cut and rose cut diamonds
Condition: Numerous scattered chips and cavities can be seen under 10x magnification due to wear and age