This antique floral Art Nouveau necklace was made with a large dangling natural pearl, which is surmounted by a spray of three smaller baroque pearls. American, circa 1895.

Item # ED808-1

Diamond, Sapphire & Pearl Art Nouveau Necklace

  • Metal- 10 & 14 karat yellow gold (the chain is 10K and the pendant portion is 14K)
    Weight- 3.28 grams
    Hallmarks- 14K
    Maker's Mark- signed with a triangle in a semi-circle
    Size- chain: 16 3/4 inches rolo chain with spring ring clasp, pendant: 1.3 x .80 inches
    Gemstones- one 4.25 mm square cut sapphire, approximately .40 carat
    Pearls- four baroque natural pearls, top three: approximately 5 x 3 mm, bottom: approximately 9 x 9 mm
    Diamonds- one 2 mm old miner cut diamond, approximately .05 carat
    Details- textured bloom gold leaves
    Comments- the main pendant portion was most likely once a brooch and has been converted into a necklace
    Condition- excellent antique condition