Sale 494 Lot 27
A Platinum Topped, Yellow Gold, Peridot and Diamond Demi Parure,
consisting of a necklace containing two pear shape peridot measuring approximately 15.60 x 6.55 mm, one octagonal step cut peridot measuring approximately 13.00 x 13.25 mm, one shield cut peridot measuring approximately 14.60 x 12.15 x 8.25 mm, nine old mine cut diamonds weighing approximately 0.77 carat total, and four rose cut diamonds each measuring approximately 1.70 mm in diameter, together with a pair of ear pendants containing four octagonal step cut peridot measuring approximately 8.00 x 8.45 mm to 8.75 x 7.00 mm, two pear shape peridot measuring approximately 15.25 x 8.88 mm, and 26 old mine cut diamonds weighing approximately 0.55 carat total.
Estimate $ 8,500-13,000
The pendant and earclips are completely intact, all stones present and securely set. Slight color difference between the yellow tone earwires on the earclips and the rose gold base of the earclips suggests the earwires may have been replaced.
Gem Characteristics (graded in setting)
The peridot are yellowish green in hue, moderately light in tone, and moderately strong to strong in saturation. The stones have very high clarity with most stones having no noticeable inclusions under 10X magnification, others having a few scattered inclusions under 10X. The stones exhibit scattered minor wear commensurate with age consisting with abrasions and minute chips to the table/crown under 10X magnification.
Clarity: majority VS, scattered SI
Condition: Vast majority show no obvious wear at 10X magnification, scattered minor wear to table/crown facet junctions, bottom stone of center pendant drop shows significant abrasion to table surface.