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The Kensington Necklace

This distinctive Victorian silver topped gold necklace from the 1870's boasts 12.00 carats of shimmering diamonds for an artistic yet opulent look (approx. 12.00 total carat weight).

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PRODUCT DETAILS

Information

Style:
BBN92201V
Design era:
Design era:
Victorian
Date:
1870's
Metal:
Silver Over Gold
Width:
1 4/5 in.
Length:
1 4/5 in.

Chain Details

Chain length:
13 in.

Gemstone Details

Diamond total carat weight:
12.00
Center gemstone:
Diamond
Center gemstone shape:
Cushion
Center gemstone cut:
Old Mine
Center gemstone details:
0.60 ct. cushion-shaped old mine cut diamond, H color, VS2 clarity
Additional gemstone details:
One antique cut pear-shaped and one cushion-shaped old mine cut diamond accent, H/I color, VS2/SI2 clarity, approx. 1.50 ct.tw; One hundred and thirty eight cushion-shaped old mine cut diamond accents, H/J color, VS2/I1 clarity, approx. 9.90 ct. tw.
Note:
Since gemstones can be challenging to grade when they are already set in vintage pieces, evaluations of gemstone carat weight, dimensions, and quality are best approximations.

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Victorian Design Era

Jewelry styles in the Victorian era mirrored the phases of Queen Victoria of England’s reign, which lasted between 1837 and 1901. Jewelry from the time at which Victoria and her husband were deeply in love expresses confidence, serenity, and romance, while jewelry became darker and more subdued upon his death. The Late Victorian period was characterized by a reawakening of joy and a return to whimsical, buoyant designs.

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