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174

Boucheron

Pair of Diamond Pendant-Earclips, France

Estimate:

900,000 - 1,200,000 USD

Property from an Important Private Collection

Boucheron

Boucheron

Pair of Diamond Pendant-Earclips, France

Pair of Diamond Pendant-Earclips, France

Estimate:

900,000 - 1,200,000 USD

Lot sold:

1,260,000

USD

Authenticity guarantee

What is guaranteed?

Suspending two detachable pear-shaped diamonds, the cluster surmounts set with marquise and pear-shaped diamonds.


  • Pear-shaped drops weighing 14.00 and 13.75 carats
  • Accenting diamonds weighing a total of approximately 7.80 carats
  • Length 1¾ inches
  • Signed Boucheron
  • French assay and workshop marks
  • 18 karat gold
  • Accompanied by GIA report no. 1226181196 stating that the diamond weighing 14.00 carats is D color, VS1 clarity
  • Accompanied by GIA report no. 5222181214 stating that the diamond weighing 13.75 carats is D color, VVS2 clarity
  • Together with two letters from the GIA stating that the diamonds weighing 14.00 and 13.75 carats have been determined to be Type IIa

In good condition, the mountings with light wear including faint surface scratches and abrasions, not noticeable when worn. With French assay marks and stamped OR750 for 18 karat gold. Accenting diamond weight stated in catalogue description approximated using measurements. Accenting diamonds are approximately D-F color, VVS-VS clarity. Accompanied by two GIA reports: no. 1226181196 dated December 16, 2021 stating that the diamond weighing 14.00 carats is D color, VS1 clarity; and no. 5222181214 dated December 16, 2021 stating that the diamond weighing 13.75 carats is D color, VVS2 clarity. Together with two letters from the GIA stating that the diamonds weighing 14.00 and 13.75 carats have been determined to be Type IIa.


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