A Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a gift-wrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation boxAn early twentieth century seed pearl and diamond chokerAn early twentieth century seed pearl and diamond chokerAn early twentieth century seed pearl and diamond choker

An early twentieth century seed pearl and diamond choker

An early twentieth century seed pearl and diamond choker, the seed pearls woven into latticed ribbon measuring 1.3cms in width with a decorative openwork palmette and floral designs to each side with mixed cut diamonds mounted in platinum millegrain settings, the necklace ending with similar palmette design terminals and a diamond-set cluster clasp, measuring approximately 36 x 1.4cm, gross weight 25.5 grams, circa 1910,

An exquisite pearl and diamond choker. This piece features a lattice woven chain with seed pearls throughout. Separating the two halves of the necklace are platinum bars set with glittering diamonds. The clasp and centre of the necklace both feature two openwork terminals set with palmette motifs and further scintillating diamonds. The combination of diamonds and pearls is elegant and exemplifies the design styles of the early twentieth century. This lovely necklace would look beautiful paired with an evening gown.

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.

No. 30761M

£15,000