Belle Epoque Platinum, White Gold, Amethyst and Diamond Necklace, France. Centering 3 oval amethysts approximately 16.0 x 20.5 mm. and 10.4 x 13.4 mm., quartered by diamond-set scalloped segments, joined by diamond-set scrolled links, completed by delicate pierced fancy-shaped links, each embellished by a round cabochon amethyst, set throughout with old-mine and rose-cut diamonds, with French assay marks, circa 1890, approximately 18.5 dwt. Length 15 3/4 inches. Via Doyle New York.
Rich amethyst solitaire is stationary on this necklace, with the cabochon smooth briolet being the focal point and beaming a deep purple color. This necklace, 16", in lightweight and easy to wear everyday for the person on the go! Delicate but sturdy, it is a lovely shade of purple on gold filled chain. More photos to follow!
An Amethyst and Diamond Necklace. The continuous course of twenty-fine amethysts weighing approximately 110.00 carats, embellished by a knife-edge drop fringe set with old mine-cut diamonds, central drop detachable, mounted in 18k yellow and white gold, length 16 inches. Weight: 40.6 grams Amethyst: medium purple Diamonds: 13 old mine-cut diamonds for a estimated total weight of 1.45 carats.