Lot 179 (Fine Art & Antiques, 31st May 2017)

Sold for £3,300

Lot details

VICTORIAN SCALED GOLD, GARNET AND DIAMOND SNAKE NECKLACE. The snake's head of two large cabochon garnets inset with rose cut diamond eyes and nostrils. The snake holds in its teeth a heart shaped locket inset with a large heart shaped cabochon garnet. Together with an interlaced yellow metal brooch set with a cabochon garnet with locket section to the reverse and a pair of oval cabochon garnet earrings set in yellow metal. Necklace approx. 36cm long approx. Brooch 46 x 34mm, earrings 12 x 6mm. Weight in total 72.5g. (B.P. 24% incl. VAT)