Lot 136. An aquamarine and diamond necklace and pendant, by Louis Comfort Tiffany, Tiffany & Co. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 52,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017
Suspending a modified calf's head-shaped aquamarine, within a platinum filigree and old-cut diamond openwork surround of scrolling motif, to the similarly designed neckchain and clasp, circa 1920, 17 1/4 ins., mounted in platinum. Signed Tiffany & Co.
Formely in the Garden Museum Collection.
Literature: A. Duncan, Louis C. Tiffany: The Garden Museum Collection,England, Antique Collectors' Club Limited, 2004, p. 519.
Christie's. Magnificent Jewels & the Rockefeller Emerald, 20 June 2017, New York, Rockefeller Center