Lot 366
  • 366

SEED PEARL NECKLACE, 19TH CENTURY

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 CHF
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Description

Designed as two seed pearl torsades, the pearl set clasp supporting two tassles, length approximately 360mm, fitted case stamped Lucien Tesson, the exterior of the case with a grass-snake, symbol of the Colbert family, surmounted with a marquis crown.

Provenance

Caroline de Colbert-Turgis (1829-1886), daughter of Albert-Henri de Colbert, Comte de Colbert-Turgis, and Caroline de Colbert Chabanais, who married Edouard de Colbert, Marquis du Cannet (1828-1859) Thence by descent

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