Jewellery, Watches and Objects of Vertu (4 September 2018)

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Date of Auction: 4th September 2018

Sold for £3,600

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

A pair of early 20th century Art Deco diamond and sapphire earpendants, the pierced millegrained flared panel drops set with single-cut diamonds and scissor-cut sapphires around principal round cabochon sapphires, the panels suspending a fringe of graduated drops below, alternately sapphire and diamond set, to millegrained collet set old brilliant-cut diamond surmounts, mounted in white precious metal, with stud fittings, length 55mm. £3000-4000

Condition Report

The cabochon sapphires are well polished and well matched; diameter 7mm. The smaller facetted sapphires are lighter in colour and show some wear. The diamonds are all present and correct. The mounts show some general wear and the diamond stud surmounts have been adapted and/or replaced.