Antique Necklace with a Natural Pearl, Black Enameling, and Diamond from Late Victorian Period
This antique necklace, from the Late Victorian period, features geometric lines of gold, surrounding an Old Mine Cut Diamond, set in black enameling. This lovely necklace ends in a natural pearl. There is no loss to the enameling. The clarity on the diamond is estimated at VS1 and carat weight is estimated at 0.08 (just under 1/10th carat). The chain is newer and is not from the Victorian period. Lavaliere is another name for these pendants. If your wanting an antique necklace with a timeless, classic look, in excellent condition, this is it. This pendant is over 100 years old.
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Pendant Stamped: 10k. Acid Tested: 10K
Chain Stamped: 14K. Acid Test: 14K
Date: These necklaces were in vogue from 1890-1920. The old mine cut diamond, combined with the black enameling, places this one closer to 1890 than 1920.
Weight: 1.7 grams or 1.1 dwt.
Note: We do not remove stones from their settings and therefor stone weights may vary.