Edwardian Amethyst and Peridot Necklace

Edwardian Amethyst and Peridot Necklace
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The favorite gemstones Queen Alexandria, diamonds, amethyst and peridot, are artfully realized in amethyst, diamonds and peridot in this utterly delightful, stunning and symbolic treasure, lovingly hand crafted in platinum over 18K yellow gold, dating from the-turn-of-the-twentieth century. The pendant measures 1 inch wide by 7/8 inch high and suspends from an original 14K, pearl dotted, 17 inch chain. Once called Suffragette Jewelry. See note below.

With regard to naming all jewelry from the late 19th and early 20th century jewelry using stones, metal and enamel in the colors purple, white and green 'Suffragette' Elise Zorn Karlin and Yvonne Markowitz of ASJRA (Association for the Study of Jewlery and Related Arts), both scholars in the field of jewelry, have this to say:
"Yvonne and I have had many discussions about this subject and several people I know have consulted British curators and we've all come to the same conclusion. We think it is erroneous to attribute a piece to the Suffragette Movement based on color alone. Without some sort of provenance there is just no way of knowing. First, only one of the suffragette organizations in England used those colors. And second, it was also a popular color because Alexandra loved the color
mauve...and the Suffragettes may have even followed suit when seeing Edwardian jewelry with amethyst and peridot. So in general we think they are popular Edwardian colors but not necessarily suffragette."
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Item Details

Item Details

Materials: 14 Karat Yellow Gold, Platinum over 18 Karat Gold
Length: 2 inch
Width: 1 inch
Height: 14 3/4' chain
Because mountings prohibit full and accurate observation of gem quality and weight, all data pertaining to mounted gems can be considered as approximate unless accompanied by an independent laboratory certificate (AGL, EGL, GIA). Unless otherwise stated, all colored stones and pearls are assumed to be subject to a relatively stable and possibly undetected color and/or clarity enhancement.

Center Amethyst details

Cut/Shape: Round Cut
Carat Weight: 3.60 carat
Measurements: 10.00 x 10.00 x 6.72 mm

Center Peridot details

Cut/Shape: Round Cut
Carat Weight: 0.40 carat
Measurements: 4.60 x 4.60 x 2.66 mm

Additional Gemstone Details

22 Rose Cut Diamonds
Carat Weight: 0.45 carat
Color: H-I
Clarity: SI-I1
Total Diamond Carat Weight: 0.45
8 Seed Pearls
Measurements: 2.00-2.40 mm
Color: Greyish Cream

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