FINE DIAMOND RIVIÈRE, 19TH CENTURY [鑽石項鏈，十九世紀]
Property of a Lady of Title
FINE DIAMOND RIVIÈRE, 19TH CENTURY
Designed as an articulated line of thirty-four pinched-collet set cushion-shaped diamonds, length approximately 410mm, adjustable, numbered, four links later added.
Unsigned, some collets numbered. Please note that four links (two at each side of the clasp) are modern additions, added to lengthen the necklace. Largest diamond measuring approximately 10.3 x 9.62 x 5.02mm, smallest measuring approximately 6.1 x 6.5 x 3.06mm. Estimated total diamond weight approximately 70.00-75.00 carats. Diamonds estimated to be approximately F-K colour, the majority approximately G-I colour, of varying clarities, mostly VS-SI, as graded within the limitations of the mount. Overall in good condition, with tarnish and discoloration to metal commensurate with age. Gross weight approxiately 66.7 grams, blue velvet case stamped SJ Phillips.
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