COLLIER EMERAUDES ET DIAMANTS, MELLERIO, 1977 | EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, MELLERIO, 1977
From the Mellerio Collection
COLLIER EMERAUDES ET DIAMANTS, MELLERIO, 1977
EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, MELLERIO, 1977
Le motif central orné d'une émeraude cabochon de forme goutte pesant 19.76 carats dans un entourage de brins rehaussés de diamants taille brillant et d'émeraudes taille ronde, longueur 480 mm environ, signé Mellerio, numéroté, poinçons français pour l'or 18K (750°/00), poinçon de maître pour Mellerio dits Meller, poids brut 171.53 g, écrin signé Mellerio.
Accompagné d'un certificat gemmologique.
The central motif set with a drop-shaped cabochon emerald weighing 19.76 carats within a surround of brilliant-cut diamonds and circular-cut emeralds, length approximately 480mm, signed Mellerio, numbered, French assay marks for 18 carat gold, maker's mark for Mellerio dits Meller, gross weight 171.53 grams, case stamped Mellerio.
Accompanied by a gemmological report.
Accompanied by Carat Gem Lab report no. CGL04168 dated 24 September 2012, stating that the central emerald is of Colombian origin, with minor clarity enhancement, an that the other emeralds are of Zimbabwe origin, with minor clarity enhancement. Diamonds stated to weigh a total of 11.81 carats, circular-cut emeralds stated to weigh a total of 11.80 carats, drop-shaped cabochon emerald stated to weigh 19.76 carats. Signed MELLERIO, numbered 2247Ch, French assay marks for 18 carat gold, maker's mark for Mellerio dits Meller. Overall in good condition, light scratches, gross weight 171.53 grams, case stamped Mellerio.
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