View 1 of Lot 487. Bulgari | Gold and Antique Coin 'Monete' Necklace.
View 1 of Lot 487. Bulgari | Gold and Antique Coin 'Monete' Necklace.
487

Bulgari | Gold and Antique Coin 'Monete' Necklace

Estimate:

25,000 - 35,000 USD

Bulgari | Gold and Antique Coin 'Monete' Necklace

Bulgari | Gold and Antique Coin 'Monete' Necklace

Estimate:

25,000 - 35,000 USD

Lot sold:

32,760

USD

Bulgari

Gold and Antique Coin 'Monete' Necklace


Supporting a silver coin dated 1790, depicting Ferdinand IV/III, the King of Naples and Sicily, on the front, and the royal Coat of Arms during his reign from 1759–1816 on the reverse, the bezel inscribed 'Kingdom of Naples - Ferdinando IV - Piastre - 1796' suspended from a gold curb link chain.

  • Length 14 inches
  • Signed Bulgari, Italy
  • 18 karat gold
  • Gross weight approximately 129 dwts
For a necklace of similar design see Bulgari: 125 Years of Italian Magnificence by Amanda Triossi, page 352, figure no. 343 and Bulgari: Celebrating 130 Years, Monete Collection by Marion Fasel. A similar necklace is also modeled by Karlie Kloss in a photoshoot by Raymond Meier for Vogue India, October 2010.