Description

    Antique Diamond, Chalcedony, Enamel, Gold Watch Chain, French
    The watch chain features rose-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.95 carat, enhanced by a chalcedony intaglio, accented by enamel, set in 18k gold, with French hallmark. Gross weight 26.20 grams.
    Length: 21 inches


    Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: Rose-cut
    Diamond Count: 51 - 75
    Gem Type: Black Chalcedony
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Intaglio
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: A charming piece of history. This mourning chian includes a wax seal and watch key, can also be worn as a necklace. The black chalcedony is an intaglio of a crown. The enamel is missing in some areas, consistent with age and use of the piece. Clasp does not appear to be original to the chain.


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2013
    29th Monday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
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