A stunning diamond crescent necklace from the Victorian era (ca1880)! Made of vibrant 18kt yellow gold, this gorgeous necklace adorns a single crescent moon that is detailed with 17 old European Cut diamonds. The diamonds vary in size and in total, weigh approximately 2.5ctw, with I color and VS1-VS2 range clarity. The crescent, which was originally worn as a pin, has been converted to a pendant and hangs from a modern yellow gold chain which fastens in the back. This celestial piece is positively breathtaking and would look wonderful worn day or night!
Measurements: The necklace measures 16.5" long. The crescent measures 7/8" wide, 1" tall, and is 3/16" thick.
Condition: The necklace is in outstanding condition. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the gold setting or to any of the diamond stones, all of which are intact. The clasp is secure and in good working condition.