Swooning in from the prettiest era, this Edwardian 18ct Gold Moonstone Diamond drop necklace is a spectacular antique jewel! Her drop is composed three of glowing Moonstone cabochons and an array of scintillating Diamonds. This antique necklace boasts a 15ct Gold chain and drop, with the large Sugarloaf Moonstone set in 18ct Gold.
The star of the show is without a doubt her 15.00ct Moonstone sugarloaf cabochon, framed by a halo of rose-cut Diamonds. With a side profile to die for, the sugarloaf is gorgeously domed and possesses a glowing schiller.
Topped with a Diamond embellished crown, this Moonstone necklace is truly fit for a princess. Complete with a 9ct Gold barrel clasp, you can wear this special piece with ease. Dating back to the 20th century and a homage to the skilled craftsmanship of the time, this Edwardian necklace is admired by everyone here at Lillicoco.
ERA: Edwardian c.1900.
MEASUREMENTS: Necklace measures 18" or 45.5cm long.
Drop measures 48mm long.
Sugarloaf Moonstone measures 15mm in diameter x 11mm profile. Approx. 15.00ct.
2 Moonstone cabochons measure 6mm in diameter. Approx. 2.00ct total.
6 Diamonds measure 1.5mm in diameter. Approx. 0.09ct.
1 Diamond measures 3mm in diameter. Approx. 0.10ct.
10 Rose-cut Diamonds measure 0.90mm in diameter. 0.027ct.
Total Diamond weight approx. 0.21ct.
MATERIALS: 9ct Gold, 15ct Gold, 18ct Gold, Moonstone (17.00ct), Diamond (0.21ct).
Chain and two smaller Moonstone drop tests as 15ct Gold.
Barrel clasp tests as 9ct Gold.
Large Moonstone is set in 18ct Gold.
HALLMARKS: Since we have dated this piece as being made prior to 1950, a hallmark is not required in order for it to be sold in line with UK hallmarking legislation.
PACKAGING: Your order will be gift-wrapped free of charge in a Lillicoco cardboard box made from recycled materials, tied with a ribbon.
EXCELLENT: This Edwardian 18ct Gold Moonstone Diamond drop necklace is in excellent condition. There is little to fault with this fine antique necklace. All of the gemstones are securely set, the Moonstones exude a radiant glow, and the Diamonds have an irresistable sparkle. The large sugarloaf Moonstone boasts wonderful natural inclusions - a sign of Mother Nature's work put into creating such a beautiful gemstone. The saturated 15ct Gold chain links securely hug one another, and the 9ct Gold barrel clasp is fully functioning ensuring secure wear at all times! A piece to treasure for many years to come, this antique Moonstone necklace will blow you away.