Description & Technical information

The necklace with 20 graduated oval facetted amethysts, the matched cross formed of an oval amethyst to each arm and to centre and with smaller stones at the inside angles, the earrings of pear shaped amethyst with smaller pear drop below, from circular amethyst tops, all open cut down collet set, the earrings with later adapted elements, mounted in gold, together with a contemporary case.

Weight: 87.5g

Date:  c.1850
Period:  19th century
Medium: Amethyst
Dimensions: 42.5 x 5.8 x 5 cm (16³/₄ x 2¹/₄ x 2 inches)
Categories: Jewellery