A superb antique collier draperie style necklace made craft with 18 karat gold, blue sapphires and Akoya pearls. This necklace is very feminine and elegant. It lays perfectly on the neck or the collar of your clothing. The chain portion of the necklace has a safely clasp and chain which can be extended from 16 to up to 18 1/2 inches. French origin, circa 1900's.

Item # ED3415-4

Fine French Art Nouveau Sapphire & Pearl Necklace

  • Metal- 18 karat yellow gold
    Weight- 14.55 grams
    Hallmarks- French 18K gold fineness marks of eagle's heads (see third photo)
    Maker's Mark- signed with unidentified maker's mark next to the hallmark
    Size- 16 inches / 18.5 inches in length, the focal point measures 5.5 inches across
    Gemstones- three bezel set blue sapphires, approximately .90 total carat weight (2 at 2.6 mm and 1 at 4.8 mm) and four 3.5 mm perfectly round creamy white Akoya pearls
    Details- figaro style chain, stamped flowers, garland, and wreath designs
    Condition- excellent antique condition