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    Diamond, Ruby, Enamel, Gold Pendant-Necklace, Cazzaniga
    The pendant features single-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.10 carat, enhanced by round-cut rubies weighing a total of approximately 0.10 carat, accented by enamel, set in 18k gold, marked Cazzaniga. Gross weight 509.60 grams.
    Pendant Dimensions: 2-7/8 inches x 2 inches
    Chain Length: 28 inches

    Angelo Giorgio Cazzaniga was born in Rome in 1908. He spent his childhood on the estate of Prince Abamelek Lasarev, a cousin of Tsar Nicholas II. He was influenced by the beautiful works of art in the collection of Prince Abamelek. This is reflected in his bold style from the 1950's through the 1970's. After his death in 1976, his sons followed in the jewelry business. Paolo still runs his firm under the name of his father, continuing to make jewelry in the Byzantine and Renaissance influenced style.


    Condition Report*: Designer: Cazzaniga
    Diamond Average Color: M+
    Diamond Average Clarity: I
    Diamond Shapes: Single-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Ruby
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Round-cut
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: A bold, beautiful necklace with potted plant carving on the pendant. Mirror on back of pendant. Enamel is chipped at one station. Marked CAZZANIGA, ROME, 1969.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    28th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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