Antique Diamond Pendant, bezel-set with an old European-cut diamond weighing 1.62 cts. and an old European-cut diamond weighing 1.52 cts., and six additional old European-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. of all eight diamonds 12.00 cts.
Note: The original center diamond is lot 494 and is pictured with it.
Accompanied by GIA report no. 6177379454 stating that the 1.62 cts. diamond is G color, VS1 clarity, and GIA report no. 2175379450 stating that the 1.52 cts. diamond is F color, SI1 clarity.
Provenance: From the collection of a prominent British American family. According to family oral history, most of the stones and pearls were purchased in the 1880s or 1890s by the family patriarch, a successful banker who maintained residences in the United States, Great Britain, and France. Estimate $45,000-65,000
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