Lot 2361 - 06 Nov 2018
November Fine Art & Antiques Auction
An Italian pair of gold, diamond and sapphire set pendant earrings by Federico Buccellati, each principal circular drop centred by a heart shaped heat treated sapphire, in a pierced openwork surround, set with circular cut diamonds, the surmount with a pierced circular surround, set with smaller circular cut diamonds, the tops with folding sprung fittings, total length of earrings 5cm, gross weight 30.7 gms, with two green pouches. Illustrated.
Please note that the two heart shaped sapphires have been heat treated to enhance colour and clarity. The vendor informed us that they had provided the heart shaped sapphires to Federico Buccellati. The sapphires are of medium colour saturation, the diamonds very slightly draw colour, but are generally clear stones, size of principal diamond are approx 0.75 cts each. The earrings are in good condition and have had little wear.
Diameter of principal drop 2.5cm.