An Edwardian Jade, Diamond And Pearl Necklace
An Edwardian jade, diamond and pearl necklace, the necklace comprising a long chain with six old brilliant-cut diamond-set bow-shape motifs, with a pearl set on each centre, joined together with a chain, set with two pearls between each motif, suspending a rectangular carved jade plaque, set on diamond-set border of twisted ribbon and bow design, suspending a larger carved jade, all set to a platinum mount, circa 1915, the chain measuring aopproximately 64cm in length, gross weight 22.5 grams.
This beautiful early twentieth century piece features two carved jade plaques. This necklace is typically Edwardian in style, with delicate openwork platinum set with glittering diamonds. The large carved jade plaques represent the intriguing confluence of Eastern and Western cultures and jewellery designs during the time. This necklace makes a lovely statement.
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.