Luxury Design, Past & Present
Liberty & Co. Late Victorian Amethyst Gold Rivière Necklace in Original Case:
A very attractive rivière necklace set with sparkling, facetted amethysts of a homogeneous, medium purple with only very few inclusions to spot under a 10x magnification, millegrain mountings in rose gold harmoniously underlining the magnificent colour of the stones.
Sold through the store of Arthur Lasenby Liberty in the 1890s, the original case presenting each single stone of the necklace in a perfect way.
MATERIAL: 15k rose gold, facetted amethysts
LENGTH: 40.3 cm (approx. 15 7/8”), the part with the amethysts has a length of 26.5 cm (approx. 10 7/16”), the mounted stones graduating from Ø 1.15 cm to Ø 0.75 cm (approx. 7/16" to 5/16")
MARKS: ’15C’ on fastener; all parts tested for 15k gold
In original fitted case, displaying the mark of Liberty & Co. in the lid
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