Emerald Earclips – Part Of A Suite of Gold, Silver, Emerald, Diamond and Natural Pearl Jewelry c.1840
Offered by Sotheby’s at auction, ‘Magnificent Jewels, 29 April 2014, New York
Lot 87 Estimate 40,000 — 60,000 USD Price (unsold)
Comprising a c.1840 necklace, brooch and a pair of earrings:
The earclips are set with two cushion-cut emeralds and four oval-shaped emeralds. They’re accented by numerous old mine-cut diamonds, rose-cut diamonds and single-cut diamonds, and further set with seed pearls. The pendant components are detachable.
Jewelry information and images on this page courtesy of Sotheby’s
Information and images of the whole suite, can be found on the Next Page…