Pair of Platinum and Diamond 'Bowknot' Earclips, Verdura, 1988, With Cultured Pearl and Diamond Pendants - Photo Sotheby's
The tops designed as bows set with numerous round diamonds weighing approximately 3.65 carats, unsigned; fitted with pendant hooks; the later-added removable pendants set with two cultured pearl drops measuring approximately 16.0 by 16.7 by 23.3 mm and 15.9 by 16.5 by 22.6 mm, topped by numerous single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 1.35 carats. Estimate: 20,000 - 30,000 USD - LOT SOLD. 68,500 USD
Accompanied by two gemological reports:
GIA report no. 2145591337 stating that the pearls are bead cultured, saltwater.
SSEF report no. 63356 stating that the pearls are bead cultured, saltwater.
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