Edwardian Old European Cut Diamonds Platinum Choker Necklace Velvet Antique

Description: You are looking at an incredible necklace from the Edwardian era featuring Old cut diamonds set on a platinum setting.  The platinum piece is mounted on a hand sewn black velvet choker.  The platinum mounting  carries lacy filigree so typical of the exquisite lacy jewelry produced in the Edwardian era.  The level of detailing and workmanship is wonderful.  The diamonds are of good quality and color, they appear very bright and lively.  The brilliance of the sparkly diamonds on top of black velvet is timeless.  Holding this beautiful choker in your hands you can feel the beauty and elegance of the era far gone

Gemstones: Diamonds - total diamond weight is approximately 1.18ct, larger diamonds are old european cut and some of the smaller ones are single cut.  Diamonds range is weight 0.18ct to 0.005ct.  Estimated clarity VS-SI1/color F-G

Gemstones measured and graded while set as mounting allows, weight calculated by formula, all weights and grades are approximate

Metals: Platinum

Dimensions: Platinum mounting - 1 1/8" x 9/16" (28mm x 14mm), velvet choker 15" long  (take away around another 7/8" one the ends to the closure)

Markings: unmarked

Time of production: estimated Edwardian Era between 1900-1910

Condition:  estate item in excellent condition consistent with normal wear,  it looks like newer snap closure on the velvet choker was sewn on at some point