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DescriptionAntique Diamond, Silver-Topped Gold, Platinum Necklace
The necklace features a European-cut diamond measuring 5.40 - 5.50 x 3.08 mm and weighing approximately 0.60 carat, enhanced by European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.00 carats, set in silver-topped 14k gold, suspended by a platinum chain. Gross weight 18.20 grams.
Necklace Length: 17 inches
Centerpiece Dimensions: 2 inches x 1-5/8 inches
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000.
Avg Color: J-K-L
Avg Clarity: SI
Count: 51 - 75
Overall Condition: Good
Condition Notes: The pendant can be removed from the chain and may have at one time had the findings to convert into a brooch, stomacher, or centerpiece of a larger parure. It is accompanied by a customized wrench for detachment and reattachment and fitted box. Though the pendant appears have English hallmarks dating to the middle of the 19th century, the chain clasp has a post-1938 Austrian hallmark for platinum. Some diamonds (including the largest) fall into the I clarity range.
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