A gem-set and plique-a-jour enamel necklace. Of openwork design, the plique-a-jour enamel lady's head and flowing hair, with vari-cut rubies and oval peridot cabochons, suspending a freshwater cultured pearl, to the belcher-link back-chain. Length of pendant 9.6cms. Length of chain 50cms. Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.Discolouration and tarnishing visible in areas.Rubies opaque with profuse inclusions and significant surface abrasion.Peridot fairly well matched, chips visible to one and some visible surface abrasion.Stamped 925.Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.The US prohibits the importation of items containing rubies or jadeite originating in Burma. For your convenience we have applied this notice to lots which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma, or those of indeterminate origin. Please be advised that inability of a purchaser to import any such item into the US or elsewhere will not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale.Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.