Sale 20JL05 | Lot 110

Belle Époque Platinum, Gold, Sapphire and Diamond Devant de Corsage

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Belle Époque Platinum, Gold, Sapphire and Diamond Devant de Corsage

Lot Details

Lot 110
Belle Époque Platinum, Gold, Sapphire and Diamond Devant de Corsage
Centering one oval sapphire ap. 11.31 cts., framed by a scalloped border set with 12 old-mine cut diamonds ap. 3.00 cts., set within a diamond-set four-lobed wreath, quartered by 4 old-mine cut diamonds ap. 4.00 cts., flanked by two diamond-set looped ribbons, suspending a double-strand swag composed of diamond-set florets, flanked by two graduated lines of diamond-set florets terminating in a diamond-set fringe, set with 33 old-mine cut diamonds ap. 9.30 cts., accented by 200 old-mine cut diamonds ap. 6.00 cts., further accented by rose-cut diamonds, circa 1905, ap. 40.6 dwts.

With AGL report no. 1111103 stating Ceylon (Sri Lanka) origin, with no gemological evidence of heat or clarity enhancement.

Provenance: Caroline Astor Wilson



C Property from the Wilson Family Collection

Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000
Sold for $118,750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Sapphire: bright blue to violetish blue, cleanish, light zoning slightly visible from one side, scratched table and crown facets.

Larger diamonds: few G-most H-I-few J-VS-SI.

Diamonds: H-I-J-SI-few Imperfect, several small chips.

Lead solder visible at few links on reverse.

4 3/16 x 4 1/8 inches.


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Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000
Sold for $118,750 (includes buyer's premium)

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