Semley Auctioneers Jewellery & Silver Toys, Dolls & Nursery Related Items 20th Century Decorative Arts Antique Furniture & Objects - Saturday 8th December 2018
A good Chinese 14ct white gold carved jadeite & diamond necklace with detachable brooch, with eight
jadeite panels carved as flowers & leaves, the largest jadeite panel (in the brooch) and the largest of the remaining seven necklace jadeite panels both certificated as untreated jadeite, and measuring approximately 35.8 by 22.4mm and 16.3 by 11.2mm, the estimated total diamond weight 3.50 carats, the necklace as a whole 15.5ins. (39.5cms.) long, approximately 65.5 grams, with two reports from The Gem & Pearl Laboratory, London, dated 25 October 2013 and 19 December 2017, stating that the two largest jadeite panels showed no evidence of treatment (see illustration).