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1285ct citrine and 349ct diamond enamel and 18ct yellow gold pendantbrooch antique french


12.85ct Citrine And 3.49ct Diamond, Enamel And 18ct Yellow Gold Pendant/brooch - Antique French


£6,950 | $9,254 USD | €7,875 EUR
Item Number: SA588401
Date of manufacture: 1890
Current Status: For sale
Seller: AC Silver
This antique has been viewed 18 times in the past month with the most views from France.


A stunning antique French 12.85 carat citrine and 3.49 carat diamond, black enamel and 18 carat yellow gold necklace / brooch; part of our diverse antique jewellery and estate jewelry collections.
This stunning, fine and impressive antique citrine pendant has been crafted in 18ct yellow gold.
The pierced decorated, circular scroll decorated frams is ornamented to the centre with a feature oval mixed cut citrine.
A further four oval mixed cut citrines ornamented the design, set to the terminals of the graduated cross design emanating from the central stone.
The substantial pendant is embellished with fifty-eight indiviudally collet set Old European cut and Dutch cut diamonds, dispersed throughout the scrolling decoration and outer border of the design.
A hand-painted black enamel design borders the central arrangement.
A linear drop suspends from the lower border of the design, displaying a round mixed cut and an oval mixed cut citrine, in addition to a further two Dutch cut diamonds, all collet set.
The linear drop is flanked on either side but a futher four individual settings, suspended from the outer rim of the design, each displaying a single four claw set oval mixed cut citrine and a single collet set Dutch cut diamond.
The pendant suspends from a feature 0.44ct Old European cut diamond, via two half-byzantine style chains.
The uppermost feature diamond then suspends from a 16.5" half-byzantine style chain, securing with a conventional spring loaded bolt ring fastening.
This stunning antique 1890's pendant may also be worn as a brooch, by removing the two bolt pin clasps to the reverse.
The brooch secures with a hinged pin and clasp, both hallmarked with the French marks for 18ct gold (eagle's head).
This stunning antique French pendant/brooch is supplied with an independent diamond grading certificate for the feature diamond in addition to an independent diamond grading report card for the supporting stones.
Images do not always reflect the true colour and brilliance of gemstones and diamonds. The video however provides a truer representation of the actual colour and showcases each stone.
This stunning antique pendant is exceptional quality, set with stunning citrine, old cut diamonds and impressive enamel decoration, with minor losses in keeping with age.
The necklace and pendant are an exceptional gauge of gold and are in excellent condition with French hallmarks to the brooch fastenings, the chain has a replacement bolt ring.
Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of antique jewellery/estate jewelry.
Diamond Quality
Feature Diamond
Colour K
Clarity SI1
Cut Old European
Content 0.44 carat
Dimensions 4.37mm x 4.21mm x 3.75mm
Supporting Diamonds
Colour (average grades) H
Clarity (average grades) SI2
Cut Old European / Dutch
Content (total) 3.05 carats
Total Diamond Content
3.49 carats
Citrine Quality
Feature Diamond
Colour Golden yellow-orange
Cut Oval mixed / Round mixed
Content 12.85 carats
Length of Drop 9cm/3.54"
Width of Pendant 6.4cm/2.52"
Chain Length 41.9cm/16.5"
39.21 grams
Date: Circa 1890
Origin: France, Europe
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Internal Ref: C1397


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1890.

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