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Lot 314: An Antique Emerald and Diamond Cruciform Pendant, circa 1885


Hammer Price
$24,000 CAN


The cross centering an old mine-cut diamond weighing approximately 1.50 carats, amid a quartet of closed-back emeralds weighing approximately 5.90 carats, further decorated with elaborate trefoil and fleur-de-lys motifs set with old mine-cut diamonds, mounted in silver and gold

Property from the estate of a titled European lady

Dimensions: 60 x 40 mm
Weight: 8.5 grams
Emeralds: medium tones of intense green, good to very good clarity, it is Dupuis' opinion that the features found in the emeralds are consistent with features found in emeralds known to have originated in Colombia.
Principal diamond: old mine-cut, estimated 1.50 carats, I colour, SI2 clarity
Security pin on reverse to prevent swaying when worn
Good overall condition

Condition reports are provided as a courtesy to clients and are a qualified subjective opinion only. All items are sold ‘as is’.

November 2017 7,000 – 10,000
5,460 – 7,800
4,550 – 6,500