CARTIER NATURAL PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE (with matching earrings). The necklace millegrain set with circular-cut diamonds set with a pendant of foliate design decorated with a button-shaped natural pearl weighing approximately 11.38 carats, to a natural pearl drop calculated to weigh approximately 13.00 carats, further set with circular-cut and marquise-shaped diamonds, length approximately 352mm, unsigned and numbered. #CartierPearlNecklace #ShaunaGiesbrecht #VonGiesbrechtJewels
Tiara of Marie Bonapart, Cartier, 1907, diamonds, platinum, consisting of twin pave set diamond olive branches meeting at a pear shaped diamond in the centre. The neo-classical tiara was particularly suitable for Marie Bonaparte (1882-1962) for it evoked the tiaras worn by the Bonaparte women during the First Empire of Napoleon I. As if to emphasises her background Princess Marie wore her tiara low on the brow just as the Empress Josephine had done. http://www.diamonddivas.be/index.php?id=37
Princess Marie Bonaparte, now Princess George of Greece. Cartier c1907. Fresh fruit on a branch of olive with a large diamond drop in the center symbolizing bountiful blessings. This tiara can be work with or without the center diamond. Pin without the center drop in Tiaras I. (Albion Art Collection)
Art Deco Diamond, Emerald, Platinum Brooch, Lacloche Frères The brooch features European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 7.55 carats, accented by single-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.05 carats, accented by emerald and baguette-shaped emeralds weighing a total of approximately 1.85 carats, set in platinum, completed by a pinstem and catch on the reverse, marked Lacloche, Paris.
Boucheron Harcourt Tiara. Gold, silver and diamond tiara, the base and top outlined by channel-set diamonds enclosing a continuous line of ribbons, the space between filled with seven emeralds with rectangular cut corners within open oval frames graduated in size towards the back. These are surmounted by groups of collet-set diamonds and supported below by leafy sprays linking the emeralds The emeralds have been replaced. Boucheron, Paris 1900-1913. Go to source for further info.
An Edwardian ruby and diamond necklace of intricate design, by Cartier. The pendant section set with old round European-cut diamonds weighing approximately 17 carats in total and calibré-cut rubies set in yellow gold. The diamond necklace section set with single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 6 carats in total. Circa 1914.