A pair of antique silver-top/18 karat gold rhodium plated earrings with diamonds. The pair of earrings have 96 Old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 8.70 carats, (including large diamonds, approximate weight .75 carat each), H/I/J color, SI clarity.In the late 19th century, a revival of Georgian and French 18th-Century design took place. These pendeloque ear pendants exemplify this revival, as the majority of ear pendants of this age were set entirely with diamonds or a combination of diamonds and pearls.Similar examples of these earrings are illustrated in Earrings, by Daniela Mascetti and Amanda Triossi, Thames & Hudson, 1990, pgs. 71-76.
|Dimensions: 1-1/2" length x 3/4" width|
|Item #: ER-16126|
|Price: $32,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of English Antique 15 karat gold and oxidized silver earrings with diamonds and pink topaz. The earrings have 86 round old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 7.20 carats, and 8 pear and round-cut pink topaz stones with an approximate total weight of 4.70 carats. In the Georgian-style of girandole earrings. With antique box.Similar earrings are pictured in "Earrings, From Antiquity to the Present", by Daniella Mascetti, Amanda Triossi. Thames & Hudson, 1990, page pg. 50-51.
|Dimensions: 3 inches in length x ¾ inches at widest|
|Item #: ER-16168|
|Price: $47,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A Portuguese Georgian style 18 karat gold and oxidized silver brooch with diamonds. The brooch has 250 rose-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 5.50 carats, and 23 old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .50 carat. The blossoms of the brooch are en tremblant, in the Georgian style of floral brooches.
|Signed: Portuguese Assay Marks|
|Dimensions: 2" height x 5" width|
|Item #: BO-16837|
|Price: $12,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An English Late Georgian silver top/gold brooch with diamonds. The brooch has 140 old mine-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 12.00 carats. The dimensional brooch is designed as a curved feather. "...Brooches, which could be larger and asymmetrical, assumed a greater variety of figural designs, such as feathers, leaves, daisies..." Ginny Dawes in Georgian Jewellery, pg. 82.
|Dimensions: 3-3/4" length x 7/8" width|
|Item #: BO-16681|
|Price: $38,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A pair of Georgian 15 karat gold and silver earrings with diamonds. The earrings contain an approximate total diamond weight of 21.50 carats; 2 modified pear cut diamonds weighing 4.61 carats, K color, I1 clarity, GIA report #5181908769 and 5.08 carats, very light pinkish brown color, SI1, GIA report #1182908772. The two top old mine cut diamonds weigh 2.45 carats, H color, VS2, GIA report #2181912421 and 2.50 carats, G, SI1, GIA report #1182911739. The additional 40 old mine cut diamonds weigh approximately 6.80 carats, G to faint brown color, VS to I clarity. These unique pendeloque pendant earrings convert in two ways to smaller drop earrings. "Another type of earring which became popular in the second half of the 18th century although it was well established fifty years earlier, was the pendeloque," Mascetti and Triossi in Earrings.Discussed in Earrings from Antiquity to the Present, by Daniela Mascetti and Amanda Triossi, Thames & Hudson, 1990.
|Dimensions: 2-1/4'' length x 1'' width|
|Item #: ER-18688|
|Price: Price on Request. Call (212) 644-6400|