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Emilio Jewelry Signature 10.35 Carat Graduating Diamond Riviera Necklace
By Emilio!
Located in New York, NY
This lovely piece has been designed and manufactured in the Emilio Jewelry Atelier. Our brand is known for our perfection in jewelry making, and cherry picking the very best diamonds...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, 18k Gold

Contemporary 3.05 Carat Diamond Platinum Riviera Necklace
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Set with round brilliant cut diamonds, weighing approximately 3.05 carats total, GHI color and SI to I clarity Diamonds are alternately bezel or bead set in repeating motif of teard...
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20th Century Contemporary Link Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Diamond Riviera Necklace
By Falber Diamonds
Located in Miami, FL
Diamond Riviera/Tennis Necklace made with real/natural brilliant cut diamonds. Total Diamond Weight: 3.14 carats. Diamond Quantity: 71 round diamonds. Color: G. Clarity: SI. Mounted ...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

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Diamond Riviera/Tennis Necklace
By Falber Diamonds
Located in Miami, FL
Diamond Riviera Necklace made with real/natural brilliant cut diamonds. Total Diamond Weight: 3.14 carats. Diamond Quantity: 71 round diamonds. Color: G. Clarity: SI1. Mounted on 18k...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

Diamond Graduated Riviera Necklace GIA 1.06 Carat
By Harbor Diamonds
Located in New York, NY
This necklace features a Gia center stone H Color SI Clarity 1.06 Cts. It has 109 Diamonds perfectly matched to the center stone , for a total weight of 15 Carats the gold is 18K 17...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

18 Karat White Gold Riviera Style Diamond Choker Necklace
By Shefi Diamonds
Located in Lexington, KY
The Riviera 18K white gold necklace is the epitome of style and class. It evokes images of Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's". The necklace is a continuous chain of diamonds,...
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2010s Contemporary Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

GIA Certified Graduated Diamond Riviera Necklace 11 Carats total weight
By Harbor Diamonds
Located in New York, NY
18 K white gold graduated with a GIA certified center stone, 0.91 Carat E/ SI1 11.94 Carats Total Weight Attached you will find a copy of the GIA Certificate. All the other stones...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Drop Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

Diamond Platinum Graduated Riviera Necklace IGI Certificate and Tennis Bracelet
By Prince Diamond
Located in New York, NY
Platinum Riviera Necklace 50.18 Cts. T/W Stones: Round Diamonds Center stone: 3.50 Cts 4 stones: 2.00 Cts. 2 stones: 1.70 Cts. 2 stones: 1.50 Cts. 2 stones: 1.20 Cts. 4 stones: 1.00 ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Diamond Graduating Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
Diamond riviera necklace, finely crafted in platinum, featuring Round Brilliant cut diamonds, weighing a total of approximately 41.00 carat. The 7 front stones are GIA certified; 2.0...
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Early 2000s Beaded Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

A Link Diamond Riviera Necklace
By A Link
Located in Bethesda, MD
Stunning classic graduated Diamond Riviera Necklace designed by A Link & Co. The necklace features 115 shimmering diamonds weighing 9.97 carats. The diamonds are ‘G “ color and “VS”...
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20th Century Choker Necklaces

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Diamond

Graduated Riviera Diamond Necklace
By New Italian Art
Located in Greenwich, CT
Italian Master jewelers pride themselves of excellent craftsmanship and there's not doubt of their reputation. You can certainly enjoy it in this gorgeous Diamond Line Necklace, set ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold, White Gold

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Round Diamond Riviera Cluster Necklace
Located in Boca Raton, FL
Material: 14k White Gold Diamond Details: Approx. 3ctw of round cut diamonds. Diamonds are G/H in color and SI in clarity. Measurements: Necklace measures 18″ in length. Fastening: T...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, 14k Gold, White Gold

Riviera 11 Carat Diamond Necklace
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Platinum diamond 16 inch graduated diamond necklace. Diamonds graduate from .10 ct in the back leading to a .90ct center .Diamonds are I-H color SI1 -SI2 Clarity approx. 11ct t/w ....
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1990s Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Diamond Gold Riviera Eternity Necklace
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
A crisply gleaming necklace featuring 6.88 carats of round cut diamonds. The graduating bezel set colorless VS-SI clarity diamonds are set in 18K white gold. This classic eternity ne...
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2010s More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

18 Karat Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in Houston, TX
This necklace is crafted in 18K white gold and is a Riviera style. There are eighty-four (84) round diamonds totaling 30.30 carats; fifty-one (51) baguette diamonds totaling 10.30 c...
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Mid-20th Century More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

12 Carat Riviera Diamond Necklace
By Belfiore Jewelry
Located in Great Neck, NY
Graduated 3 prong diamond necklace set in 14K white gold. The center stone weighs 0.75 carats. The total carat weight of the necklace is 12.08. The color of the stones are G, the cla...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern More Necklaces

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Diamond, 14k Gold

Platinum Baguette Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in Houston, TX
This is a Riviera necklace in platinum with baguette diamonds. There are a total of 11.12 carats, G-H color and VS-SI clarity. Measures 16" long and is 1/4" wide at the bottom. Be...
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Late 20th Century More Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

16.68 Carat Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
16 Inch Diamond Riviera necklace. Set in Platinum. Average Diamond color is G and average Diamond clarity is VS. Center Diamond weights 1.02 carats. 16.68 carats total. Flower Design...
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2010s More Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

GIA Certified Graduated Riviera Diamond Necklace
By Issac Nussbaum
Located in New York, NY
Incredible diamond graduated riviera diamond necklace crafted in hand made platnium, showcasing 68 extraordinary ideal round brilliant cut diamonds, each stone individually graded by...
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2010s Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

GIA Certified Diamond Platinum Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
Haute-joaillerie diamond necklace riviera style. Comprising of 67 graduated round-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum. 16 diamonds are GIA certified weighing from 0.73 carats to 3 cara...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Asprey Graduating Diamond Riviera Platinum Necklace
By Asprey & Garrard Limited
Located in Holland, PA
Platinum Graduating Diamond Riviera Necklace by Asprey. With 122 Round brilliant cut diamonds F color, VVS1 clarity total weight approx. 16.61ct This necklace comes with the box an...
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20th Century Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Round and Pear Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in Boca Raton, FL
Material: 18k white gold Diamond Details: Approximately 23.61 ctw of round brilliant and Pear shape diamonds. Diamonds are G/H in color and VS in clarity. Necklace Measurements: 17.5...
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21st Century and Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

Round Cut Diamond Riviera Graduating Necklace
By Issac Nussbaum
Located in New York, NY
This beautiful graduated in size riviera style diamond necklace features a total of 104 round brilliant cut diamonds weighing a total of 26.46 carats, set in 18K white gold. Diamond ...
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2010s Modern More Necklaces

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Diamond, White Gold

Diamond Riviera Necklace in Yellow Gold
Located in Houston, TX
Riviera necklace is 18K yellow gold with round yellow diamonds. There are 194 yellow diamonds that total 3 carats; VS2-SI1 clarity. This necklace measures 15 1/2 inches long and is ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Choker Necklaces

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Yellow Diamond, 18k Gold

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Asprey Platinum and Diamond Riviera Necklace
By Asprey International Limited
Located in New York, NY
METAL TYPE: Platinum NECKLACE LENGTH: 16 inches STONE WEIGHT: 16.61ct twd
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21st Century and Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Diamond Riviera Necklace 4.68 Carat F VS2
By Tamir
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Classic 14K white gold diamond necklace, set with a total of approximately 4.68 carats, F color and VS2 clarity, round brilliant diamonds. Total length is 16" inches. This diamond R...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Drop Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, 14k Gold, White Gold

11.90 Carat Diamond Graduated Riviera Necklace
By Issac Nussbaum
Located in New York, NY
This exquisite graduated riviera necklace set in handmade 18k white gold featuring perfectly cut ideal round brilliant diamonds. the super white diamonds are in g-h-I color and VS2 c...
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2010s More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

10.11 Carat Diamond Graduated Riviera Necklace
By Issac Nussbaum
Located in New York, NY
This exquisite graduated riviera necklace set in handmade 18k white gold featuring perfectly cut ideal round brilliant diamonds. the super white diamonds are in E-F color and VVS to ...
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2010s Modern More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

18 Karat White Gold Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in Mumbai, IN
18 Karat White Gold Diamond Riviera Necklace Simple and elegant single line diamond riviera necklace set in 18 karat white gold studded with vvs-vs purity diamonds perfect for day ...
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2010s Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

57 Carat Emerald Cut Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
Dress up your denim. 107 EFG VS beautifully matched emerald cut diamonds ,come together to form a sophisticated and elegant stream of beauty . Handcrafted in platnium at a precise a...
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2010s Modern Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

18 Karat White Gold Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
This riviera necklace features 9.46 carats of G VS diamonds set in 18K white gold. 55 grams total weight. 6.5 inch chain drop. Made in Italy. Viewings available in our NYC showroom...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

Diamond 18 Karat Gold Riviera Pendant Necklace
By Meghna Jewels
Located in Hoffman Estate, IL
Cast from 18-karat gold, this pendant necklace is hand set with .48 carats of sparkling diamonds on the 16" chain.. Available in rose, yellow & white gold. See other pieces part of ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Pendant Necklaces

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Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold

18 Karat White Gold Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
This necklace features 14.36 carats of G VS diamonds set in 18K white gold. 35.1 grams total weight. 7.5 inch drop. Made in Italy. Viewings available in our NYC showroom by appoint...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, White Gold, 18k Gold

18 Karat White Gold Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in Scottsdale, AZ
Designer: custom Material: 18k white gold Diamonds: 69 round brilliant cuts = 8.05cttw Color: G Clarity: VS2 Dimensions: necklace 16.5 inches in length Weight: 18.10 grams
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Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

Beauvince Graduated Riviera Tennis Diamond Necklace in Platinum
By Beauvince Jewelry
Located in New York, NY
A classic and elegant everyday or occasional wear with graduating diamond sizes, this Space Necklace is a fresh take on a versatile piece of jewelry. All our necklaces have two locks...
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2010s Contemporary Link Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, Platinum

Diamond Riviera Necklace 4.68 Carat G H VS2 SI1
By Tamir
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Classic 14K white gold diamond necklace, set with a total of approximately 4.68 carats, G-H color and VS2-SI1 clarity, round brilliant diamonds. Total length is 16" inches. This dia...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Drop Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, 14k Gold, White Gold

Ella Gafter Heart Shape Ruby Diamond Riviera Necklace
By Ella Gafter
Located in New York, NY
The heart shaped ruby and diamond necklace is constituted by 34 faceted rubies of homogeneously brilliant quality, especially cut from larger Madagascar rough to obtain the regular a...
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21st Century and Contemporary Choker Necklaces

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White Diamond, Diamond, Ruby, 18k Gold, White Gold

Beauvince Tennis Riviera Diamond Necklace in White Gold
By Beauvince Jewelry
Located in New York, NY
A classic and elegant everyday or occasional wear the Big & Small Diamond Tennis Necklace is a timeless and versatile piece of jewelry. All our necklaces have two locks for added sec...
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2010s Contemporary Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

Platinum 32.10 Carat Total Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in Palm Desert, CA
Set in Platinum, are 93 Round Brilliant cut diamonds in ascending sizes. The center diamond is 3.16 carats. The diamonds on each side of the center are 1.70 carats, GIA #2367841402...
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2010s More Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Diamond Riviera Necklace 8.93 Total Carat Handmade
By H & H Jewels
Located in Miami, FL
Diamond Riviera Necklace 18 Inches Long 8.93 Total Carat Handmade of 18 karats white gold. This sparkling round brilliant cut diamond Riviera necklace measures 18 inches long. It i...
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2010s Modern More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

1980s Diamond Riviera Bypass Floral Leaf Platinum Necklace
Located in Miami, FL
This exquisite Diamond necklace was inspired in a Riviera Bypass Floral motif and crafted in Platinum. The bypass floral design is created with marquise, round and baguette cut di...
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Vintage 1980s Choker Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Riviera Diamond Necklace with 48.08 Carat Total
Located in New York, NY
Riviera Diamond necklace with 82 stones weighting a total of 48.08 carats. The center stone is 3.15 carats.
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2010s More Necklaces

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White Diamond, Platinum

76 Carat Old European Cut Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
The vintage rivière necklace is crafted from a 18-karat gold. It's strung with thirty-two Old European-cut diamonds that shimmer in the light. Wear yours for your next event for a ...
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20th Century Modern More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

1960s Riviera Diamond GIA Heart Emerald Gold Necklace
Located in Miami, FL
This stunning estate diamond and emerald heart necklace is crafted in 18 karat White and yellow gold. Incorporates 84 round-cut and 25 marquise shaped diamonds, prong-set in pairs, c...
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Vintage 1960s Art Deco Pendant Necklaces

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Diamond, Emerald, 18k Gold, Platinum

Emerald Diamond 18 Karat Gold Riviera Pendant Necklace
By Meghna Jewels
Located in Hoffman Estate, IL
Cast from 18-karat gold, this pendant necklace is hand set with .35 carats emerald and .17 carats of sparkling diamonds on the 16" chain.. Available in rose, yellow & white gold. See...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Pendant Necklaces

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Emerald, Diamond, Gold, 18k Gold

Vintage 14.00 Carat Graduated Diamond Platinum Riviera Necklace
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Dazzling riviera style necklace with individual baskets as links Fully articulated and prong set with round brilliant cut diamonds that graduate in size Largest central diamonds we...
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Vintage 1980s Contemporary Link Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, Platinum

Diamond Riviera Necklace 4.68 Carat F VS2 Rose Gold
By Tamir
Located in Beverly Hills, CA
Classic 14K rose gold diamond necklace, set with a total of approximately 4.68 carats, F color and VS2 clarity, round brilliant diamonds. Total length is 16" inches. This diamond Ri...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Drop Necklaces

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Diamond, White Diamond, 14k Gold, Rose Gold

Beauvince Marquise Diamond Tennis Riviera Necklace in White Gold
By Beauvince Jewelry
Located in New York, NY
A classic and elegant everyday or occasional wear with graduating diamond sizes, this Tennis Necklace is a timeless and versatile piece of jewelry. A unique adaptation of a classic s...
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2010s Contemporary Choker Necklaces

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White Diamond, Diamond, White Gold, 18k Gold

GIA Certified 19.18ct Diamond Gold Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
This is a gorgeous 18k white gold tennis necklace. The necklace is set with sparkling round cut diamonds that weigh approximately 19.18ct. The 7 center diamonds are GIA certified tha...
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20th Century More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

GIA Certified 29.85 Carat Diamond Graduated Riviera Necklace
By Issac Nussbaum
Located in New York, NY
This exquisite riviera necklace in a graduated setting, crafted in handmade 18k gold features perfectly cut ideal round brilliant diamonds. Center stone is a 2 carat stunner which gr...
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2010s More Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold

14 Karat White Gold 7 Carat Diamond Riviera Graduated Necklace
Located in Baltimore, MD
14 Karat White Gold Diamond Riviera Graduated Necklace Metal: 14k white gold Weight: 21 grams Diamonds: 117 round brilliant cut diamonds, approx. 7 CTW G VS-SI. Diamonds range from ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Drop Necklaces

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Diamond, White Gold

Estate 12.84 Carat Diamond Yellow Gold Riviera Necklace
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Estate 12.84 carats total weight oval and round diamonds and yellow gold Riviera necklace. Love it because it caught your eye, and we are here to connect you with beautiful and affo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Link Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold, Yellow Gold

Estate 5.89 Carats Diamonds White Gold Riviera Necklace
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Estate diamond and white gold Riviera necklace. * Clear and concise information you want to know is listed below. Contact us right away if you have additional questions. We are her...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Link Necklaces

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Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

18 Karat White Gold and Diamond Flower Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
This necklace features 4.20 carats of G VS round pave diamonds set in 18K white gold. 61 grams total weight. 7.5 inch drop. Made in Italy. Viewings available in our NYC showroom by...
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Diamond, 18k Gold

6 Carat Diamond Riviera Necklace Round Brilliant White Gold Tennis
Located in Rome, IT
This timelessly elegant riviera necklace dazzles with 6 carats of beautifully white and vibrantly brilliant natural diamonds. The central diamonds are gracefully graduated, with the ...
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2010s Chain Necklaces

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Diamond, 14k Gold, White Gold

15.00 Carat Pink Sapphire and Diamond Riviera Necklace
By Diana M. Jewels
Located in New York, NY
18k Rose Gold, Diamond & Pink Sapphire Necklace, Oval design with oval cut pink sapphire clusters in pronged setting Pave diamond border and chain Tab insert with safety clasp Neckla...
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21st Century and Contemporary Link Necklaces

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White Diamond, Diamond, Sapphire, Pink Sapphire, 18k Gold, Rose Gold, Wh...

18 Karat White Gold Heart Shape Diamond Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
This riviera necklace features 6.84 carats of round F-G VS pave diamonds fashioned into heart shapes. 44.8 grams total weight. 7.5 inch chain drop. Viewings available in our NYC sh...
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Diamond, 18k Gold

18 Karat White Gold and Diamond Flower Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
This necklace features 17.12 carats of G VS diamonds set in 18K white gold. 35 grams total weight. 7.5 inch drop. Made in Italy. Viewings available in our NYC showroom by appointment.
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Diamond, 18k Gold, White Gold

25.70 Carat Round Brilliant Diamond Riviera Platinum Necklace
Located in Washington, DC
A stunning 25.70 carat Diamond riviera necklace in platinum. The necklace consists of 83 round brilliant cut Diamonds, each set in a four prong basket with a hidden clasp and safety...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern Link Necklaces

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Diamond, Platinum

Graduated Platinum 21 Carat Riviera Necklace
Located in New York, NY
Crafted in Platinum Diamond Graduated Riviera Necklace with Round Brilliant Cut Diamonds G-J color, VS clarity. Elegance, Quality & Style all in one statement piece. Viewings avail...
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2010s Modern More Necklaces

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White Diamond, Platinum

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Riviera Necklace Diamond For Sale on 1stDibs

Surely you’ll find the exact riviera necklace diamond you’re seeking on 1stDibs — we’ve got a vast assortment for sale. Frequently made of Gold, 18k Gold and White Gold, this item was constructed with great care. Our collection of these items for sale includes 20 vintage editions and 106 modern creations to choose from as well. Finding the perfect riviera necklace diamond may mean sifting through those created during different time periods — you can find an early version that dates to the 20th Century and a newer variation that were made as recently as the 21st Century. For this particular accessory, there are many different carat weights to choose from, but 3 Carat and 3.5 Carat versions are of considerable interest. There have been many well-made iterations of the classic riviera necklace diamond over the years, but those made by Beauvince Jewelry, Issac Nussbaum and Antinori Fine Jewels are often thought to be among the most beautiful. A round cut version of this piece has appeal, but there are also baguette cut and marquise cut versions for sale. Most of our riviera necklace diamond for sale are for women, but there are 42 pieces available to browse for men.

How Much is a Riviera Necklace Diamond?

The price for a riviera necklace diamond starts at $3,295 and tops out at $3,295 with these necklaces, on average, selling for $23,020.

Finding the Right Necklaces for You

We are fortunate to know much of the world’s long and dazzling history of necklaces, as this type of jewelry was so treasured that it was frequently buried with its owners. Lapis lazuli beads adorned necklaces unearthed from the royal graves at the ancient Iraqi civilization of Sumer, while the excavation of King Tut’s burial chamber revealed a sense of style that led to a frenzy of Art Deco designs, with artisans of the 1920s seeking to emulate the elegant work crafted by Ancient Egypt’s goldsmiths and jewelry makers. 

In ancient times, pendant necklaces worn by royalty and nobles conferred wealth and prestige. Today, wearing jewelry is about personal expression: Luxury diamond necklaces exude confidence and can symbolize the celebratory nature of a deep romantic relationship, while paper-clip chain-link necklaces designed by the likes of goldsmith Faye Kim are firmly planted in the past as well as the present. Kim works exclusively with eco-friendly gold, and these fashionable, fun accessories owe to the design of 19th-century watch fobs. 

For some, necklaces are thought of as being a solely feminine piece, but this universally beloved accessory has been gender-neutral for eons. In fact, just as women rarely took to wearing a single necklace during the Renaissance, men of the era layered chains and valuable pendants atop their bejeweled clothing. In modern times, the free-spirited hippie and counterculture movements of the 1960s saw costume-jewelry designers celebrating self-expression through colorful multistrand necklaces and no shortage of beads, which were worn by anyone and everyone. 

Even after all of these years, the necklace remains an irrefutable staple of any complete outfit. Although new trends in jewelry are constantly emerging, the glamour and beauty of the past continue to inform modern styles and designs. In a way, the cyclical history of the necklace differs little from its familiar looped form: The celebrated French jewelry house Van Cleef & Arpels found much inspiration in King Tut, and, now, their Alhambra collection is a go-to for modern royals. Vintage necklaces designed by David Webb — whose work landed him on the cover of Vogue in 1950, two years after opening his Manhattan shop — were likely inspired by the ornamental styles of ancient Greece, Mesopotamia and Egypt. 

On 1stDibs, browse top designers like Cartier, Tiffany & Co. and Bulgari, or shop by your favorite style, from eye-catching choker necklaces to understated links to pearl necklaces and more.