A Stunning Art Nouveau Jade Pendant Brooch with Seed Pearls in 14kt Yellow Gold

Vintage Jade Brooch Pendant with Seed Pearls in 14kt Yellow Gold

Art Nouveau Jade Pendant Brooch
with Seed Pearls in 14kt Yellow Gold

This early 1900s pendant brooch combination is a beautiful and whimsical example of Art Nouveau design as it is extremely fluid entertaining a leaf motif. The centerpiece is a lovely marquise cabochon cut jade gemstone weighing about 6.00 carats displaying a light to medium whitish green hue. The gem is surrounded by a halo of seed pearls as well as a graceful ribbon-like design of gold encrusted with more seed pearls. There are 98 total seed pearls encrusted and they are a mix of round and off-round shapes display in a white/cream color with pink and yellow overtones. The other jade gemstone which dangles on the bottom of the pendant is pear cabochon cut and weighs about 1.75 carats. It displays a slightly darker whitish green hue than the larger gemstone and is 4-prong set in 14kt gold. The piece is in excellent condition considering its age and is very unique and well-crafted.






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