Lot 49
Antique Platinum, Fancy Sapphire, and Diamond Necklace, att. Tiffany & Co.
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
The finely designed necklace bezel set with oval fancy sapphires within a delicate foliate design set with Old European and Rose cut diamonds suspending three drops, center drop with one round fancy sapphire and one oval fancy sapphire alternating with bezel set diamonds and a pear shaped fancy sapphire surrounded by one row of diamonds and flanked by an additional drop with alternating foliate motifs and bezel set round diamonds suspending pear shaped fancy sapphires each surrounded by one row of diamonds, the necklace is suspended from a fancy link platinum chain with a screw mechanism allowing center element for brooch wear.

The fancy sapphires of slightly orangy yellow and light to medium light in hue with pale saturation and include (7) oval faceted sapphires (7.90 x 6.20 x 3.47mm to 9.6 x 7.3 x 4.77mm); (3) faceted pear sapphires (8.6 x 5.5 x 4.07mm to 9.9 x 6.1 x 3.93mm) and (1) round faceted sapphire (6.1 x 6.2 x 3.31mm) with a total combined weight of approximately 21.43 carats; the (160) diamonds (.4mm to 1.9mm) weigh approximately 1.47 total carats (F-J color, VS1 - I3).

Pendant 2 5/8 x 1.5 in.; LOA 16 in.

14.7 dwt.

Tiffany & Co. appraisal available

Accompanied by a Tiffany & Co. appraisal of October 16, 1997. With original Tiffany & Co. presentation box.

Fine estate condition and returned to original design.

$10,000 - 20,000