* An 18 Karat White Gold, Turquoise and Diamond Choker, consisting of a central diamond set openwork section in a foliate motif containing three main and four minor carved turquoise flowers supporting a swag design draped series of diamond set pendants containing 14 additional carved turquoise flowers, the center containing numerous round brilliant cut diamonds weighing approximately 1.98 carats total, center mounted on a black grosgrain collar closed with a filigree work 18 karat white gold clasp. Stamp: 750 H. 31.50 dwts. Estimate $ 1,500-2,500
All stones are present. The metalwork shows no obvious wear to the naked eye and no evidence of repairs. The clasp is in fine working order.
Gem Characteristics (graded in setting) Turquoise The stones show even coloration with no obvious matrix, individual color varies from slightly more pale to medium slightly greenish blue to blue. The stones show no obvious wear.
Diamonds Color: G-I Clarity: VS2-SI2, majority SI Condition: no signs of wear visible at 10X magnification
The choker itself measures approximately 72 mm in length by 84 mm in width.
An 18 Karat White Gold, Turquoise and Diamond Choker, 31.50 dwts.