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18kt Black Gold and Diamond Collar, Yvel

Auction:
2375
Lot:
449
Sold for:
$7,050$6,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2375
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 18, 2007 12:00PM

Description:

18kt Black Gold and Diamond Collar, Yvel, the gold thread collar mounted with five full-cut diamond slides, lg. 15 1/2 in., with original pouch.

Note: To produce colored goldwork in this style, Yvel brought Jewish goldsmiths from Ethiopia, where this art has been practiced for centuries.
Estimate $5,500-6,500

Keywords

Ethiopia, Diamond, Embroidery, Needlework

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