Antique Aquamarine and Pearl Fringe Necklace, Circa 1900
ABOUT THIS NECKLACE
You plan your ensemble around this extraordinary jewel! Hand fabricated in beautifully patinated 14K gold, circa 1900, this wondrous adornment is exquisitely wrought with a captivating array of intricate and delightful details. A fancy chain of openwork navette-shaped links transitions to a lower half punctuated with glimmering clear light blue bezel-set aquamarines. The celestial stones are encircled by dainty scalloped frames connected at their outer edges by a fine pearl chain and embellished with cascading pearl fringe, all culminating in an elaborately fashioned filigree pendant set with five aquamarines. The final fabulous flourish on this breathtaking work of wearable art is a graduated pearl fringe beneath the pendant, accented at its center by an elegant pear-shaped aquamarine. A singular, rare, remarkable, and ravishing beauty. Total aquamarine weight, 7.65 carats. Chain measures 16 inches, center drop measures 2 1/2 inches long.