Belle Époque pearl and diamond cluster ring, circa 1905.
Belle Époque pearl and diamond cluster ring. Set with two round natural saltwater pearls and seventeen round old cut diamonds in open back grain and rubover settings with a combined weight of 0.40 carats, additionally set to the shoulders with two round rose cut diamonds in open back grain settings with a combined weight of 0.02 carats. The total approximate diamond weight is 0.42 carats, to a fancy cluster design with millegrain decoration and ornately pierced backholing, the trumpeting shoulders proceeding to a ridged D-shape shank. Marked 14 carat yellow gold with platinum settings, circa 1905.