Emerald and Diamond Tiara / Ear Clips / Brooch | 祖母綠 配 鑽石 冠冕 / 耳環 / 胸針
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Emerald and Diamond Tiara / Ear Clips / Brooch
祖母綠 配 鑽石 冠冕 / 耳環 / 胸針
Designed as a series of graduated scrolls highlighted with three spray motifs set with emerald drops, embellished with variously-shaped diamonds, mounted in 18 karat white gold and platinum, French assay and maker's marks, the smaller motifs on each side is detachable and can be worn as a pair of ear clips with fittings, the central spray can be detached to be worn as a brooch.
Tiara stamped with French assay marks for 18k white gold and platinum and with a maker's mark. Largest central emerald measuring approximately 18.9mm x 16.0mm x 12.9mm, weighing approximately 20-25 carats, smaller side emeralds measuring approximately 13.0mm x 8.1mm x 6.8mm and 13.7mm x 8.8mm x 8.8mm. estimated to weigh approximately 3-4 and 6-7 carats respectively, on average medium green of medium saturation, with typical natural inclusions, some surface reaching with chips and abrasions. Diamonds estimated to weigh approximately 8-10 carats in total are on average H-J color, SI to I clarity as gauged and graded in the mount. Signs of wear to mount commensurate with age. The ear clip fitting when worn does not stay upright on the ears, may benefit from professional repairs. In good condition.
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