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Friday Finds: Perfect Pearls – at The MAAC

Mughal Style Pearl And Emerald Brooch

Pearls represent sophistication, elegance and beauty.

The items at our dealers are perfect examples.

Tiffany & Co. Schlumberger Pearl Diamond and Gold Torsade Necklace

Many thin strands of pearl entwine into beautiful necklace

Chic and interesting pearl, diamond and 18K yellow gold necklace by Tiffany & Co. Schlumberger. It is known as the “Torsade” due to its twisting nature. The most prominent feature is its clasp, made in 18K yellow old, with very high grade pave set round brilliant cut diamonds, approx. 3.0 carats total weight. The pearls exhibit a beautiful silvery-white hue, good luster and nacre, approx. 4mm in diameter. The length of the necklace can be adjusted by twisting. [ Botier Inc. | Gallery #15 | 212.371.2424 | mbotier@hotmail.com ]

Sterling Silver & Mother of Pearl Boxed Set Knives & Forks

Set of Knives and Forks with Mother of Pearl Handles

12 Pair Of Pearl Handled Knives & Forks With Sterling Silver Blades. Made By Mappin & Webb, Dated 1921. The Blades & Tyne Are Sterling Silver And Are All Fully & Correctly Hallmarked. [ Estate Silver Co. | Gallery #: 65 | 212.758.4858 | estatesilver@yahoo.com ]

Harry Winston Pearl Earrings

Harry Winston Pearl Earrings

Pearl and Diamond earrings made by Harry Winston. [ Joseph Saidian & Sons | Gallery #48 | 212.752.2684 | arielsaidian@gmail.com ]

Mughal Style Pearl And Emerald Brooch

Starburst-Looking Brooch - Gold with diamonds and emeralds

Emerald and natural pearl brooch featuring massive stylized sun burst design. Centrally set with 22 emeralds weighing approx. 1.50 cts total framed with 251 fresh water pearls measuring 1.80mm-5.30 mm wide in a hand made 14k yellow gold mounting weighing 24.90 dwt. [ Alexander’s Antiques | Galleries #43 & 85 | 212.935.9386 | alex@alexantiques.com ]

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