Sale 16JL06 | Lot 235

Pair of Art Deco Platinum, Diamond and Black Onyx Love Bird Pendant-Earrings

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 235
Pair of Art Deco Platinum, Diamond and Black Onyx Love Bird Pendant-Earrings
Topped by square-shaped panels centering black onyx squares, edged by small rose-cut diamonds, joined by 8 old-mine and single-cut diamonds, suspending black onyx circles with rose-cut diamond inner rims, centering diamond-set love birds with small rose-cut red stone eyes, circa 1920, posts added later.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ONE ROSE-CUT DIAMOND IS MISSING ON ONE OF THE TAILS ON ONE BIRD AND THREE DIAMONDS ARE MISSING FROM THE OTHER BIRD.


C A Prominent New York Family

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $40,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Crack on both black onyx hoops, visible to eye.
Chip with hairline crack and 2 hairline cracks on other onyx hoop, visible to eye.

Rose-cut diamonds. One diamond missing on a tail. Three diamonds missing on other bird.

Posts added later. Length 2 1/4 inches. Diameter of hoops 1 3/16 inches.




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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $40,625 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important Jewelry

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