Tue, 27th Jul 2021 10:00

Fine Jewellery and Watches - Live Online

 
  Lot 43
 

43

A late Victorian diamond set pendant

A late Victorian diamond set pendant,
with a cushion shaped old Swiss cut diamond, claw set to the centre. Radiating blade edge bars with a circle of old cut diamonds to an outer frame of scalloped crescents, each one claw set with an old European cut diamond, with a later wire bale. Tested as approximately 15ct gold, bale as 9ct gold. 29 x 26mm, 6.95g

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Sold for £680


Condition report

Under 10x magnification, visible where the previous bale would have been.
Possibly originally had a brooch fitting as well.
Surface reaching inclusions to some diamonds.
Naturals to the girdles of some.


The diamond is not chipped it has an indented natural.  This is a natural fracture of the diamond and was left when the diamond was cut.  As a lot of diamonds of this period, it is not symmetrical.  There is no wear or damage to the bale - safe to wear.

 

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Auction: Fine Jewellery and Watches - Live Online, Tue, 27th Jul 2021

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London Gallery, Cecil Court, London, WC2N 4EZ

Monday 12 July 11.00am – 4pm
Tuesday 13 July 11.00am – 4pm
Wednesday 14 July 11.00am – 4pm
Thursday 15 July 11.00am – 4pm
Friday 16 July 11.00am – 4pm
Saturday 17 July 11.00am – 3pm

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Thursday 22 July 9.30am – 4.30pm
Friday 23 July 9.30am – 4.30pm
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