Lot 321Four Strand Cultured Pearl, Carved Emerald, Cabochon Ruby, South Sea Cultured Pearl and Diamond Pendant-Necklace, Van Cleef & Arpels
The double strand continuing to four strands of pearls approximately 4.8 to 4.0 mm., spaced by 8 oval cabochon rubies, framed by round diamonds, centering a hexagonal-shaped carved emerald approximately 22.5 x 25.0 x 7.2 mm., edged by round diamonds , suspending one oval South Sea pearl approximately 15.8 x 12.0 mm., with diamond-set cap, joined by one ruby bead approximately 6.8 mm., totaling 112 round diamonds approximately 6.70 cts., signed Van Cleef & Arpels, no. N.Y. 50444. Length 15 1/2 inches. With signed envelope.
PLEASE NOTE ONE STRAND IS LOOSE AND WILL BE REPAIRED BY DOYLE.
Sold for $27,500
Pearls: slightly creamy with rose hue, cleanish, minor blemish, good luster.
Emerald: medium deep green, very included, whitish patch of inclusions closer to surface, visible, several faint surface-reaching inclusions, semi-translucent, medium polish.
Rubies: medium deep pinkish-red, inclusions surface-reaching, visible to eye, translucent, good polish.
South Sea pearl: white with rose and green orient, several faint rings, several dimples to side, good luster.
Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.