French Victorian Star Sapphire and Diamond Necklace
ABOUT THIS NECKLACE
In this utterly alluring Victorian confection, subtly curved openwork links, dotted with bright old mine-cut diamonds transition into captivating calligraphic links frosted with glimmering rose-cuts, all culminating in a scintillating .90 carat antique pear-shaped diamond, 'kissed' on each side by an old mine cut. Dangling below the light-filled stones is a mesmerizing 6.00 carat silvery blue cabochon star sapphire surrounded by glittering rose-cut diamond-set ribbons and seven shining old mine cuts. Simply sublime. Total diamond weight, 7.00 carats. By way of France, 1839-1847 (Restoration period). Hand fabricated in silver over 18K gold, it measures 15 1/2 inches. Accompanied by a gemological report from Stone Group Laboratory stating: Natural, No Indications of Thermal Enhancement, Ceylon (Sri Lanka) origin.