Sale 16JL05 | Lot 4

Long Braided Gold, Ruby, Sapphire and Diamond Slide Necklace, Ilias Lalaounis

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 4
Long Braided Gold, Ruby, Sapphire and Diamond Slide Necklace, Ilias Lalaounis
18 kt., the braided gold mesh necklace joined by a textured gold panel topped by 12 collet-set round rubies, tipped by polished gold balls, terminating in two stylized detailed lion heads with ruby eyes, its manes decorated with single-cut diamond-set white gold plaques, with ruby and sapphire collars, signed Lalaounis, with maker's mark, approximately 99 dwts. Total length 33 1/2 inches, adjustable.


Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $8,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Minor dent midway on necklace.

Rubies (on spacer): bright to medium-deep pinkish-red, moderately included, lively.

Sapphires & rubies: medium deep blue and medium pinkish-purplish-red, moderately included, lively.

Good condition.


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Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Sold for $8,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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