Luxury Design, Past & Present
This regal and rare Victorian necklace features a large brilliant deep orange Mexican fire opal measuring 10.16mm. by 8.35mm. It is accented with 48 old mine cut diamonds with a total estimated diamond weight of 1.10 cts., three natural pearls & three small green stones which could be either emeralds or tourmalines. This elegant piece is made of 14K yellow gold & the diamonds are set in silver as is contemporaneous to the period. The chain measures 16" long and the pendant section including the pearl drop measures 1 3/4" tall by just under 1" at the widest point. The necklace weighs 12.45 grams and is in excellent condition given its age. This magnificent necklace is a true authentic antique and yet it is easily wearable. This jewel has surely attended some memorable parties over the years; let it accompany you to some of yours!