19 October 2013

Purple Necklaces

An amethyst and diamond necklace, mid 19th century.

A cabochon amethyst and diamond necklace by Goshwara.

An amethyst, aquamarine and gold necklace, early 19th century.

An amethyst "Collier de Chien" (dog collar choker) by Cartier, 1910's.

An amethyst, emerald, and diamond flower necklace by Michele della Valle.

A gold and amethyst necklace. The best quality amethysts are said to come from Siberian mines.

A gold, amethyst, and diamond necklace by Van Cleef & Arpels, New York, circa 1950. This necklace also converts for wear as two bracelets.

An incredible morganite, sapphire, and diamodn necklace and clip combination, Michele della Valle.