19TH CENTURY OLD MINE DIAMOND SPOKE NECKLACE Old mine diamond discs with spiraling rose cut diamond centers are suspended in a double row necklace with a total of approximately 26 carats of old mine diamonds set in silver top yellow gold. The necklace has its original attachments to fit the clusters as earrings and three brooches.
Cocktail dress Design House: House of Balenciaga (French, founded 1937) Designer: Cristobal Balenciaga (Spanish, Guetaria, San Sebastian 1895–1972 Javea) Date: fall/winter 1966–67 Culture: French Medium: silk
GOLD ARCHEOLOGICAL REVIVAL NECKLACE, 1870S Estimate: 4,500 - 5,500 GBP LOT SOLD. 6,250 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium) Designed as a graduated fringe of tapered drops with spherical surmounts, to a barrel-shaped clasp, length approximately 400mm, accompanied by a later fitted case by Boodle and Dunthorne.