Natural pearl and diamond tiara-necklace and pair of earrings, late 19th century. Estimate 5,000 — 7,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby's.
Comprising: a tiara/necklace of floral design, suspending a natural pearl drop measuring approximately 10.6mm in diameter, further set with rose diamonds and pearls, accompanied by four brooch fittings; and a pair of earrings en suite, screwback fittings, later fitted case.
Please note the remaining pearls have not been tested for natural origin.
Sotheby's. Fine Jewels London, 18 Mar 2015, 10:30 AM