Stunning Edwardian natural seed pearl and diamond necklace with removable gallery set heart pendant C.1900. Necklace displays exceptional craftsmanship showing filigree, millegrain, and open work.
Necklace Pearls: All natural seed pearls measuring approximately 1.4 - 2.1 mm each. Pearls are all individually strung without knots.
Clasp: Eight (8) single cut diamonds measuring approximately 1.7 - 1.8 mm each.
Center Medallion: One (1) bezel set old European diamond measuring approximately 2.9 mm with an estimated weight of 0.10ct. The estimated clarity is VS with an estimated G/H color. Surrounded by six (6) pave set old single cut diamonds with an estimated weight of 0.12ct. Twelve (12) diamonds with an estimated clarity of VS and an estimated G/H color. The total estimated diamond weight is 0.25ct.
Detachable Heart Pendant: 1 1/4" in length and 7/8" wide, handmade. Features twelve (12) old European cut diamonds. Ten (10) are bezel set with an estimated total diamond weight of 0.30ct. Two (2) are pavé set with an estimated total diamond weight of 0.04ct. Ten (10) single cut pavé set diamonds with an estimated total diamond weight of 0.10ct. All diamonds have an estimated VS-SI clarity and an estimated G/H color. The total estimated diamond weight for the heart pendant is 0.44ct. Eight (8) single drilled Japanese round cut pearls. Two (2) measuring approximately 3.4 - 3.5 mm each and six (6) measuring approximately 2.4 - 3 mm each.
The total estimated diamond weight for this necklace is 0.69ct.