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Van Cleef & Arpels

Gold and Diamond 'Chevalerie' Necklace-Bracelet Combination and Pair of Earclips

Van Cleef & Arpels

Van Cleef & Arpels

Gold and Diamond 'Chevalerie' Necklace-Bracelet Combination and Pair of Earclips

Gold and Diamond 'Chevalerie' Necklace-Bracelet Combination and Pair of Earclips

Van Cleef & Arpels

Gold and Diamond 'Chevalerie' Necklace-Bracelet Combination and Pair of Earclips


 circa 1970

comprising a necklace composed of textured gold links, decorated with round diamonds, suspending a detachable pendant of interlocking design, total gross weight approximately 167 dwts and a pair of earclips of similar design, gross weight approximately 23 dwts

Each segment of the necklace-bracelet signed VCA and numbered respectively NY46329, NY46329, 171H-13 and 171H-19

the pendant signed V.C.&A., numbered 43386

the earclips signed V.C. & A., numbered NY47456, with French assay marks

the necklace-bracelet: 24¼ in. (61.5 cm) long, with 3 detachable segments measuring 7¾ in. (19.6 cm) each and one segment measuring 2¾ in. (6.9 cm)

In good condition with minor scratching and abrasions throughout, some areas of discoloration, commensurate with wear and age. Stamped 18K. The diamonds weighing a total of approximately 7.70 carats are approximately G-H color, VS clarity. With 3 detachable segments, each measuring 7¾ inches for wear as bracelets or combined for wear as a shorter necklace and one additional segment measuring 2¾ inches. Length of detachable pendant approximately 3 inches. Length of earclips approximately 1⅝ inches. Gross weight of earclips approximately 22 dwts. All clasps close securely. A copy of Certificate of Authenticity from Van Cleef & Arpels is available upon request.


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This lot is accompanied by a copy of a Certificate of Authenticity from Van Cleef & Arpels.