Sale 18JL02 | Lot 131

Antique Gold, Diamond, Natural Gray and White Button Pearl and Queen Conch Pearl Pendant-Brooch

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 131
Antique Gold, Diamond, Natural Gray and White Button Pearl and Queen Conch Pearl Pendant-Brooch
Centering one cushion-shaped diamond approximately 2.65 cts., tipped by one triangular-shaped diamond approximately 2.95 cts., flanked by one gray button pearl approximately 13.06 x 12.99 x 8.59 mm., and one white button pearl approximately 12.6 x 12.4 mm., topped by one conch pearl approximately 15.6 x 11.6 mm., circa 1890.

With Gemological Certification Services report no. 78133-97 stating that the grey button pearl is natural, saltwater, with no indications of treatment.

With Laboratoire Français de Gemmologie report no. 325895 a & b stating that the Queen Conch and white button pearls are natural, saltwater, with no indications of treatment.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE WHITE BUTTON AND QUEEN CONCH PEARLS ARE SALTWATER.



Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $87,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE WHITE BUTTON PEARL AND QUEEN CONCH PEARL ARE SALTWATER.

Cushion-shaped diamond: J-K-VS.

Triangular-shaped diamond: G-H-I-VS2, gold bezel uneven on two sides.

Gray pearl: light gray with faint rose and green hues, minor bubbles, dimple and minor pitting near edge, dome-shaped, very good luster.

White pearl: creamy with greenish hue, minor bubbles and scratches, rounded dome-shaped, medium luster.

Conch pearl: pale pink with medium light pink around tip portion, lighter pink overall than catalogue and online photos, abrasion patch upper center, slightly visible to eye, flame pattern on sides, flames on left side slightly visible, very good luster.

Good condition. Normal wear. Well-made. 1 5/16 x 1 1/4 inches.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
Sold for $87,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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