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Lot 41 of 464



Lot 40: An Antique Diamond, Silver and Gold Pendant, circa 1830


Hammer Price
$2,600 CAN

The circular wreath featuring a graduated row of old mine-cut diamonds, suspending a central floral swing drop set with an old mine-cut diamond and small old-cut diamonds, the diamonds altogether weighing approximately 2.85 carats, in silver and 14k gold, early 19th century

Pendant measuring 29 mm x 34 mm
One old mine-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.50 carat, O-P colour, SI1 clarity
Remaining diamonds estimated weight 2.35 carats, H-J colour, mostly SI clarity
The bail is later added
This pendant, Circa 1830, was once an earring, belonging to Birgitte Melchior, of a prominent Danish business family, and depicted in a portrait of the time, a copy of which is on display in the preview
Good condition

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

November 2022 2,600 – 3,600
2,028 – 2,808
1,690 – 2,340