This exquisite necklace features 36 matched sapphires from Sri Lanka totaling 195 carats. Their deep sky-blue color contrasts brilliantly with a sparkling sea of 435 diamonds weighing 84 carats. Harry Winston, Inc., signed the necklace for the donor. The Hall Sapphire Necklace was donated by Mrs. Evelyn Annenberg Hall to the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in 1979.


  • Title: The Hall Sapphire and Diamond Necklace
  • Type: Jewelry
  • Rights: This image was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution. The image or its contents may be protected by international copyright laws. http://www.si.edu/termsofuse
  • External Link: View this object record in the Smithsonian Institution Collections Search Center
  • Weight: 195.00ct
  • USNM Catalog Number(s): G8044
  • Photo Credit: Chip Clark, Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History
  • Field: Mineral Sciences
  • Fassion: Mixed, Brilliant
  • Color: Med Lightly Gray Blue

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