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    Mabe Pearl, Tourmaline, Picture Agate, Gold Pendant-Brooch, circa 1970
    The brooch features carved picture agate panels measuring 35.00 x 24.00 mm, enhanced by a mabe pearl measuring 16.50 x 11.30 mm, accented by freshwater cultured pearls, further accented by an emerald-cut pink tourmaline measuring 5.70 x 5.20 x 3.80 mm and weighing approximately 1.00 carat, set in 14k gold, completed by a bail, pinstem and catch on the reverse. Gross weight 24.90 grams.
    Dimensions: 2-7/8 inches x 2-3/8 inches

    Condition Report*: Gem Type: Tourmaline, Picture Agate
    Gem Average Clarity: Fine
    Gem Shape: Rectangular-shaped, Freeform
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Excellent
    Pearl Type: Mabe
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Near Round
    Pearl Color: Pink
    Pearl Overtone: Rose
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 3
    Pearl Size: 16.50 x 11.30, 3.00 x 4.00 mm
    Notes: Beautifully detailed brooch. Attributed to Alexander Kower, not signed.
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2011
    5th-6th Monday-Tuesday
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