Antique amethist necklace with cross pendant

A nine carat pink gold rivière necklace comprising 24 oval facetted amethists in closed collet settings, graduating towards back, the front stone with a little pendant ring, in the back mount the catch lock with safeguard is mounted. Made second half 19th century.

Length 40,5 cm.

With a fourteen carat pink gold pendant designed as a Greek cross, comprising oval facetted amethists on a removable pendant bail also set with one oval facetted amethist, all in closed collet settings. Made second half 19th century.

Height 79 mm., width 65 mm.

Provenance: collection Marie-Hélène de Rothschild