An extraordinary 18 karat white gold, cultured South Sea pearl, Tahitian pearl and diamond necklace, containing 19 South Sea and Tahitian pearls in shades of white, cream, gold, pink, grey, green and brown measuring approximately 10.35-10.55 mm in diameter. The Gold and white South Sea pearls are much larger than the average pearl owing to the size of the white lipped version of the pinctada maxima oyster of the region, the smoothness and roundness of these pearls are exceptional. The Tahitian pearl of the Pinctada Margaritifera oyster are prized for their unusual color ranging from black to silver green. The pearls mounted in this necklace are the most rare and extraordinary pearls found in jewelry. There are 840 round brilliant cut diamonds weighing approximately 9.53 carats total mounted on the bezels and links of the necklace. Pearls are high in luster with natural variations in nacre. Diamond Characteristics (graded in setting): Colour: G-H. Clarity: VS-SI.Stamp: K18. Initials JT in intersecting circles. D953.
55.95 dwts. Length of necklace is approximately 42 cm.