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Details & Cataloguing

Royal Jewels from the Bourbon Parma Family

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Pair of emerald and diamond pendants, second half of the 19th century
Each surmount set with a circular-cut diamond in a pinched collet, supporting a pendant set with an emerald drop on a rose and cushion-shaped diamond surmount, fitted case stamped Hübner.
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Accompanied by SSEF report no. 93532, stating that the emeralds are of Colombian origin, with a moderate amount of oil in fissures.

Provenance

Formerly from the collection of Princess Isabelle de Croÿ, Archduchess Frédéric of Austria (1856-1931).

"2 gros cabochons poires en émeraude surmontés d'un diamant. Héritage de ma mère".

[2 large pear shaped emerald cabochons with a diamond surmount. Inheritance from my mother].

Excerpt from the inventory of Archduchess Marie Anne of Austria, Princess Elie de Bourbon Parme

Royal Jewels from the Bourbon Parma Family

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Geneva