Ruby and diamond necklace/brooch combination, 1970s. Designed as graduated rows of polished ruby beads, suspending to the centre a pendant/brooch of open work floral design set with cabochon rubies and brilliant-, circular- and single-cut diamonds, to annular and foliate connecting links set with brilliant- and single-cut stones, mounted in white gold, length approximately 533mm, pendant is detachable and may be worn as a brooch. Sotheby’s.
AN EMERALD BEAD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE The front designed as a multi-strand emerald bead swag, spaced by circular-cut diamond rondelles, intersected by two baguette and circular-cut diamond openwork plaques, to the three-strand emerald bead neckchain, joined by an openwork circular-cut diamond plaque clasp, mounted in white gold. Would love to make one for myself, challenge excepted!
Stunning faceted Persian magenta Sapphires enhanced with intricate 18kt gold and diamond encrusted flowers. Each Diamond flower is meticulously hand-woven into the sparkling Sapphires and finished with an 18kt gold clasp. Via 1stdibs.