- Collier de Chien mit Perlen und Türkisen

auction 379, Lot 1026

JEWELLERY on 20 March 2018

 

Collier de Chien mit Perlen und Türkisen

estimate:
€ 2.200 to € 2.400

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 3.810 (incl. 27 % buyer's premium)

description:

COLLIER DE CHIEN SET WITH TURQUOISE AND PEARL

Probably Germany, circa 1900-1905

 

14K yellow gold, tested. 6 larger and 10 smaller turquoise cabochons, altogether circa 100 carats (calculated weight), 1 stone has been replaced. 37 baroque pearls, diameter circa 4-5.4mm, 66 baroque "angel wing" pearls.

Length circa 38.7 cm. Circa 96.75 g.

 

The Collier de Chien came back into fashion around 1900. It was commonly set with pearls and diamonds. The above necklace is a highly fashionable and extravagant variant combining winged pearls and turquoise.