A pair of Dutch 18k yellow gold diamond and pearl "Vieri" hoop earrings with briolette-cut green sapphire droplets
Designed as naturalistically chased wreaths of twisted branches enlivened with tiny animals such as birds in their nests, cats and snails and set with around 100 small brilliant-cut diamonds (in total 0.62 ct). Each suspending four briolette-cut green sapphire droplets (in total 2.16 ct). Hallmarks: Fineness 750, maker's mark, stone weights "GS 2,16 D 0,62". Diameter 5.0 cm. Total weight 34.66 g.
Bibi van der Velden, Amsterdam, c. 2010.
Berlin private ownership.