Not for the world. Why, man, she is mine own, And I as rich in having such a jewel As twenty seas, if all their sand were pearl, The water nectar, and the rocks pure gold.

 

William Shakespeare,

The Two Gentlemen of Verona

@ 2019 by Mi Mi Jewellery

A striking and elegant necklace composed of a series of cabochon-cut circular chrysophrase (is a gemstone variety of chalcedony) set in 18 carat yellow gold, with old-cut diamond spacers and articulated links. The front of this show-stopping necklace suspends five graduating pear-shaped chalcedony briolette drops, also with diamond spacers, the diamonds bezel-set in 18 carat white gold. The chalcedony in this necklace is an exceptionally strong, translucent green colour - stones of this hue and saturation are particularly rare and difficult to find! 23 x Rose and Old-European ct diamonds, approximate total weight 1.20 carats Measurements: the necklace is 40 cm long and the average diameter of the circular cabochons is approx. 9.8 mm. The largest, central briolette measures 14.8 mm in length.

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Details

  • IN THE STYLE OF

    Retro

  • PLACE OF ORIGIN

    United Kingdom

  • DATE OF MANUFACTURE

    1950

  • PERIOD

    1950-1959

  • METAL

    18k Gold

  • STONE

    Chalcedony,White Diamond

  • STONE CUT

    Rose Cut

  • CONDITION

    Excellent

    See Condition Descriptions

  • DIMENSIONS

    D 15.75 in.D 400 mm

  • LENGTH

    15.75 in. (400 mm)

  • WEIGHT

    55.5 g

  • SELLER LOCATION

    London, GB

  • REFERENCE NUMBER

    LU116818026222

Retro, Vintage 1950s Green Chrysophrase & Old Diamond Briolette Drop Necklace

£7,500.00 Regular Price
£6,000.00Sale Price