Lot 2095. A Magnificent Pair of Natural Pearl and Diamond Ear Pendants. Estimate HKD 6,200,000 - 8,500,000 (USD 789,793 - 1,082,781). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited
Each set with a baroque button-shaped natural pearl, weighing 21.26 carats and 21.02 carats, measuring approximately 15.10 - 16.05 x 13.05 mm and 14.15 - 15.05 x 13.50 mm, framed by brilliant-cut diamonds, within a pear-shaped diamond surround, suspending three natural pearl drops, each to a diamond-set cap, spaced by a brilliant-cut diamond, to the button pearl surmount, pear-shaped diamond accents, diamonds altogether weighing 24.27 carats in total, pearls altogether weighing 115.81 carats, mounted in platinum, 7.45 cm long.
Please note that the GIA and SSEF reports are over 5 years old and may require an updatePotential bidders who intend to export this lot are advised that certain permits may be required for export. If you are interested in this lot, please contact the Jewelry Department before bidding.
Accompanied by 4 reports from SSEF and 1 report from GIA, stating that the 8 tested pearls are found to be natural, salt water.
Lot 2096. A World Exclusive Natural Pearl and Diamond Choker Necklace. Estimate HKD 6,200,000 - 8,800,000 (USD 789,793 - 1,120,997). © Poly Auction Hong Kong Limited
The necklace designed as a graduated fringe of nine drop-shaped natural pearls weighing from 13.83 carats to 6.34 carats, measuring from approximately 21.70 - 13.65 x 7.65 mm to 9.85 - 10.90 x 13.85 mm, suspended from a line of vari-shaped diamonds, alternating with a fringe of similarly set drop motifs, to the articulated neckchain latticework accented with a diamonds and pearls, diamonds altogether weighing 70.87 carats in total, pearls altogether weighing 106.77 carats, mounted in 18k gold, necklace approximately 34.2 cm long, in fitted box.
Please note that the SSEF reports are over 5 years old and may require an updatePotential bidders who intend to export this lot are advised that certain permits may be required for export. If you are interested in this lot, please contact the Jewelry Department before bidding.
Accompanied by 6 reports from SSEF, stating that the 9 tested pearls are found to be natural, salt water.
Note: Throughout history, natural pearls, with its warm inner glow and shimmering iridescence, have been one of the most highly prized and sought-after gems. Countless references to the pearl can be found in various religions and mythologies from cultures of the earliest times. In ancient Rome, pearls were considered the ultimate symbol of wealth and social standing. The Greeks held the pearl in high esteem for both its unrivaled beauty and its association with love and marriage. They have been treasured by royal and imperial families around the globe. For this spring auction, Poly Auction Hong Kong proudly presents this extremely rare natural pearl chocker necklace and ear pendant to all natural pearl admirers. This magnificent choker necklace set with nineteen perfectly matched natural pearls (weighing over 2,000 chows) is made for an Austria renowned family, accompanied with its unique hallmark. This set comprises of seventeen natural pearls, the largest natural pearl measuring approximately 21.70 - 13.65 x 7.65 mm, which is extremely rare. Not only is it perfectly graduated, but the color and luster of the pearls are impeccably uniform.