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A RARE LATE VICTORIAN RUBY DIAMOND PEARL HOLBEINESQUE NECKLACE PLATINUM GOLD!

£4,250.00

This is Stunning!

Holbeinesque Renaissance jewellery was rediscovered by Victorian jewellers and their patrons, reviving a fashion that flourished into the early 1900s. The Tudor an Renaissance revival became very fashionable during the 1860 till past 1900, the richness of form and colour given by enamelling or gemstones attracted many makers from early Giuliano to Boucheron most recent times this last

This extraordinary example dates the early 1900 although strongly Victorian it has Platinum portions so we can definitely say it is early last century when the introduction of Platinum was just born in jewellery

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Product Description

This is Stunning!

Holbeinesque Renaissance jewellery was rediscovered by Victorian jewellers and their patrons, reviving a fashion that flourished into the early 1900s. The Tudor an Renaissance revival became very fashionable during the 1860 till past 1900, the richness of form and colour given by enamelling or gemstones attracted many makers from early Giuliano to Boucheron most recent times this last

This extraordinary example dates the early 1900 although strongly Victorian it has Platinum portions so we can definitely say it is early last century when the introduction of Platinum was just born in jewellery

The outstanding design is of Renaissance revival, it exhibits magnificent crafting of the late Victorian with rich detailed artwork hand made of solid 18 KT gold and solid PLATINUM not marked as commonly not in use during the period

An exquisite solid PLATINUM antique chain is inter paced by Natural baby pearls of beautiful sheen and lustre average size 2.5 /3 mm.

The spectacular pendant which is proper to the chain is made as part with chain and pearl work and scrolls of strong Renaissance Tudor inspiration beautifully enriched by lots of old mine Diamonds,very tiny Natural Rubies to end which rich white and blue enamelling which covers the whole art craft on the reverse side – this features sort of Florentine motifs finely hand painted on the reverse side, giving that special character to this type of antique jewellery

. The piece holds a centre old cut of .45 Ct at minimum rated G/VS with 12 more old mine cut Diamonds varying in sizes to fit the design 1.60 CT G/VS or better

Diamond TCW is 2.05 CT whilst the little Natural Rubies are of intense Blood Red old mine cut adding .15 Ct in total

22 Natural sea Pearls of little size 2.5 mm. to 3 mm.

Pendant drops down Beautifully with a cascade of Diamonds glittering among the rich and unique antique design

Excellent condition all through out

This is a great addition to any Victorian lover Holbeinesque Victorian jewellery is very rare to be find especially with Diamonds and this is a STUNNER also very wearable and enjoyable

Current retail value is £ 7,950 our reserve is much less!

Additional Information

Metal

platinum (chain) tested and 18 Kt gold and platinum, tested

Hallmarks

none/worn

Measures

pendant is 55 mm. x 36 mm. (h. x w.) including bail – chain (open) is 46 cm.

Weight

12.5 grams

Condition

very good