31 octobre 2016

Pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent earrings, 1920s

Lot 191. Pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent earrings, 1920s. Estimate 147,000 — 195,000 CHF. Photo: Sotheby's. Each surmount millegrain-set with circular- and single-cut diamonds, supporting a button shaped light brownish grey natural pearl measuring 15.74 x 15.89 x 14.36 and 15.48 x 15.72 x 14.34mm respectively, post and butterfly fittings. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 87307, stating that the pearls were found to be natural, saltwater, with no indications of artificial... [Lire la suite]