A pair of jadeite and diamond pendant necklaces. Price Realized: HK$6,760,000($875,448). Photo: Christie’s Images Ltd 2014.
Each suspending a jadeite hoop of brilliant emerald green colour and very good translucency, joined to the length adjustable black cord with diamond-set boule clasps, accented by jadeite bead terminals, mounted in 18k white gold, largest hoop diameter approximately 24.8 mm, thickness approximately 6.8 mm, 56.0 cm long. Estimate: HK$2,000,000 – HK$3,000,000 ($259,121 – $388,682)
Accompanied by two reports nos. EXKJ3257 and EXKJ3260 dated 18 September 2014 from Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the hoops are natural jadeite and no polymer is detected (2)
CHRISTIE’S. HONG KONG MAGNIFICENT JEWELS, 25 November 2014, Convention Hall