'Monete' Antique Coin, Gem Set and Diamond Pendent Necklace | 寶格麗 | 'Monete' 古代錢幣 配 寶石 及 鑽石 項鏈
Property From An Important Japanese Collection
Bulgari | 'Monete' Antique Coin, Gem Set and Diamond Pendent Necklace
寶格麗 | 'Monete' 古代錢幣 配 寶石 及 鑽石 項鏈
Featuring a bezel-set antique coin depicting a male in profile, the reverse depicting a bird, the bezel reverse inscribed 'Roma-Commodus Aug. A.D. 180-196', highlighted with pink tourmaline beads and carved emeralds, decorated with brilliant-cut diamond-set scalloped edges and neckchain, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, length approximately 400mm, signed Bulgari, numbered, Italian assay and maker's marks.
Accompanied by Bulgari Certificate of Authenticity and gemmological certificate.
Accompanied by Bulgari Certificate of Authenticity and gemmological certificate. Please refer to the certificates for further details. Signed Bvlgari, numbered 263998, with Italian assay for 18 karat yellow gold and maker's mark. Antique coin with discolouration and minor scratches to the surface commensurate with age. Diamonds are bright and lively. Emeralds are on average medium slightly yellowish green of strong saturation, pink tourmalines are on average medium purplish pink of medium strong saturation, with typical natural inclusions, few surface reaching, with minor abrasions and nicks as examined under 10x magnification, not noticeable when worn. Signs of wear to metal consistent with use. Overall in very good condition.
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