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Lot 270: An Antique Turquoise and Diamond Necklace

 

Hammer Price
$13,000 CAN

 

The slightly tapering design decorated with three rows of round turquoise cabochons alternating with rose-cut diamonds, decorated to the fore with a trio of dainty diamond-set crescent moons, mounted in 14k gold, length 18 ins, 19th century

- weight 138 g
- 156 rose-cut diamonds ranging from 5.3 mm to 1.0 mm diameter
- 141 turquoises, measuring 3.5 mm to 5.8 mm in diameter, with medium tones of very slightly greenish blue colour (a few are darker), very good polish, uniform, clean surfaces, minor abrasions seen under magnification
- in good overall condition


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AUCTION ESTIMATE
June 2013 13,000 – 15,000
10,140 – 11,700
8,450 – 9,750
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