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Buccellati

Gold and Cultured Pearl Choker-Necklace and Pair of Earclips

Estimate:

20,000 to - 30,000 USD

Buccellati

Buccellati

Gold and Cultured Pearl Choker-Necklace and Pair of Earclips

Gold and Cultured Pearl Choker-Necklace and Pair of Earclips

Estimate:

20,000 to - 30,000 USD

Lot sold:

30,240

USD

The wide woven gold necklace decorated with cultured pearls, accompanied by a pair of earclips of similar design.

  • Cultured pearls measuring approximately 5.6mm
  • Necklace internal circumference 14½ inches; earclip length 2⅜ inches
  • Signed Buccellati Italy
  • Necklace with Italian registry and assay marks
  • 18 karat yellow and white gold
  • Total gross weight approximately 137 dwts
  • Earclips fitted with posts
  • Accompanied by two signed boxes

In good condition, the mountings with scratches and scuffs commensurate with wear. Mountings with Italian assay marks for 18 karat gold. The pearls are of silvery white body color with soft to moderate pink and green overtones and good luster, with minor pitting and surface blemishes. Necklace width approximately 1¼ inches. Necklace gross weight approximately 126 dwts; earclip gross weight approximately 11 dwts. Clasp fitted with safety closure. Earclips fitted with posts for wear on pierced ears.


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