Description

    Antique Multi-Stone, Gold Collar Necklace, Paulding Farnham
    The collar features a pink tourmaline cabochon measuring 8.85 mm, perched atop a green tourmaline cabochon measuring 16.45 mm, supported by a cushion-shaped citrine measuring 23.70 x 20.40 mm, enhanced by heart-shaped citrines weighing a total of approximately 25.15 carats, accented by square and oval-shaped topaz weighing a total of approximately 26.85 carats, pear and round-cut quartz weighing a total of approximately 14.40 carats, oval-shaped green tourmaline cabochons weighing a total of approximately 27.60 carats, complimented by round and oval-shaped pink tourmaline cabochons weighing a total of approximately 8.25 carats, set in 18k gold. Gross weight 200.60 grams.
    Dimensions: 13-1/2 inches x 1-7/16 inches

    Property from a Prominent East Coast Family




    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Paulding Farnham
    Gem Type: Tourmaline, Citrine, Topaz, Quartz
    Gem Average Clarity: Fine
    Gem Shape: Round and Cushion-cut, Cabochon, Pear, Heart, Oval, Oval cabochon-shaped
    Gem Count: 100+
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Piece is not marked, but is attributed to Paulding Farnham. There is a 1/2 inch extender which can be removed, making the necklace 13 inches. The original photo of Lucia James Madill, Paulding Farnham's sister-in-law, wearing her necklace will be provided to the winning bidder as an accompaniment to the necklace.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    7th Monday
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