Property from an Important American Collection
COLORED DIAMOND AND DIAMOND ‘CIRCLE' PENDANT-NECKLACE, TIFFANY & CO.
The pendant designed as a key, set throughout with round diamonds, accented by diamonds of yellow hue, on a chain set at intervals with round near colorless diamonds and diamonds of yellow hue, length 24 inches, chain signed T & Co., the pendant signed Tiffany & Co., numbered 25441397.
Please note that the diamonds of yellow hue have not been tested for natural origin of color.
In good condition, the mounting with very light wear. Stamped PT950 for platinum and 750 for 18 karat gold. The near colorless diamonds in the pendant, stated to weigh a total of 2.76 carats, are approximately G-H color, VS clarity. The diamonds of yellow hue in the pendant, stated to weigh a total of 0.96 carat, are medium yellow, approximately VS clarity. The near colorless diamonds in the chain, estimated to weigh a total of approximately 1.10 carats, are approximately G-H color, VS clarity. The diamonds of yellow hue in the chain, estimated to weigh a total of approximately 0.70 carat, are medium yellow, VS clarity. Total gross weight approximately 15 dwts. Pendant length approximately 3 inches. The pendant accompanied by a Tiffany & Co. Retail Replacement Valuation dated October 26, 2009, available upon request.
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Featured in the 2009-2010 Tiffany & Co. Blue Book, page 10.