AN IMPORTANT EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CARTIER. Designed as a graduated series of step-cut emeralds within scalloped frames of circular- and single-cut diamonds interspersed with foliate links each centring on a navette-shaped diamond.
One of my favorite pieces from Elizabeth Taylor's amazing collection. Emerald is my birthstone ~ "The legendary emerald suite was bought by Elizabeth Taylor and husband Richard Burton at jewellers Bulgari while filming Cleopatra in Italy"
Very fine platinum and diamond necklace of undulating design, set with cushion-shaped and circular-cut diamonds, suspending a pear-shaped diamond drop weighing carats, length approximately French assay marks.
FROM THE COLLECTION OF FLORA SASSOON Important diamond necklace, circa Composed of a rivière of variously cut diamonds including cushion-shaped, circular-cut and rose diamonds, suspending a fringe of similarly set foliate and drop motifs.