20th Mar, 2019 10:00

Fine Pictures, Silver & Jewellery Auction

  Lot 104

An early Victorian gem set snake necklace

A mid 19th century diamond, turquoise and ruby snake necklace, designed as an old cut diamond and cabochon turquoise set bright cut engraved 'head', with ruby eyes and carved teeth, all mounted to 'scale' links, presented within original box, 39cm long, weight approx 35.4g

Sold for £3,400

Condition Report
Small repair to the first link where it attaches to the head, other than this no significant visible damage just general wear, refer to images

Bidding indicates acceptance of the condition of the lot.  All lots are sold subject to general wear and tear commensurate with age and handling over time and only obvious faults will be mentioned after a visual inspection. If you have particular specialist questions on any lot, please state these before bidding since we cannot and will not provide a forensic examination of any lot but only a general condition report as a guide only. All condition reports given by Halls Holdings Ltd's representatives or agents are statements of opinion and not fact. If you require any further information about any lots in this auction or about bidding please do not hesitate to contact us again.


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