Offered for sale this truly dreaming genuine Victorian necklace dating back to 1870 ca
A rare find for age and beauty being set throughout with the rarest Natural Pearls on earth: Natural Oriental Pearls and most of all Natural Conch Pearls
Necklace has been fashioned during the period all of solid 18 KT gold (marked) except the little bail connecting the star to the chains which appears to be 9 KT solid gold
It is all original and complete piece except the star which originally held a detachable brooch not available with the piece now
Necklace comprises a large star overwhelmed by Natural Pearls and Diamonds linked to its original multichains interlaced with Natural Pearls as well
The Star is a classic Victorian subject very much loved at the time
Star has a great size of 47 mm. x 37 mm.
It is set throughout with a fine selection of 37 in number Natural Not Nucleated Sea Pearls from the Persian Gulf highly selected for size colour with glowing special luster ranging in size from 2.8 mm. to 4.1 mm.
Alternated by old mine Diamonds approx .50 Ct and to end also loaded with the most amazing selection of RARE NATURAL CONCH PEARLS beautiful pastel pink with the larger set in the middle point measuring 10.0 mm. x 6.9 mm. a relevant size for such type of pearls with surrounding smaller pearls of same quality and good matched in colour between them measuring from 2.5 mm. to 3.7 mm.
Natural Pearls especially Conch Pearls are very valuable and sought after
This is indeed a good investment piece further than being very wearable and enjoyable
It really is something of special of infinite elegance
The type of everlasting jewelry to treasure and enjoy for life
Piece is in excellent condition all throughout
We have set a very reasonable reserve price on it considering you would be asked just the double of our price
Current retail value is £25,000 our reserve is much less!