[Detail] DIAMOND NECKLACE, EARLY 20TH CENTURY. Designed as an articulated fringe of graduated floral and foliate motifs millegrain-set with circular-cut diamonds to a back chain of knife-edge links collet -set with similarly cut stones, length approximately 430mm, one small diamond deficient
A belle époque aquamarine and diamond pendant necklace, circa The finely pierced plaque with foliate and scrolling detail, millegrain-set throughout with single-cut diamonds, and set to the centre with a cushion-shaped aquamarine, suspended.
The Hope Diamond! Museum of Natural History, Washington D. The weight of the Hope diamond for many years was reported to be carats. In 1974 it was removed from its setting and found actually to weigh carats. It is classified as a type IIb diamond,