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    Multi-Stone, Carved Ivory, Gold Brooch
    The brooch designed as "Don Quixote" features a carved ivory horse and rider, enhanced by oval, cushion and round-shaped sapphires weighing a total of approximately 5.80 carats, round-shaped rubies weighing a total of approximately 0.50 carat, an oval-shaped ruby cabochon weighing approximately 1.30 carats, rectangular-shaped citrine weighing a total of approximately 4.10 carats, accented by round-shaped peridot and garnets and a cultured pearl measuring 4.20 x 4.30 mm, further accented by a cushion-cut amethyst weighing a total of approximately 0.35 carat, set in 14k gold. Gross weight 33.30 grams.
    Dimensions: 2-3/4 inches x 1-1/2 inches

    The Gladys Glad Jewelry Collection

    Condition Report*: Gem Type: Ivory, Sapphire, Ruby, Lemon Quartz, Peridot, Garnet, Amethyst
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Round-shaped, Oval-shaped, Rectangular-shaped, Custion-shaped, Oval-shaped cabochon
    Gem Count: 51 - 75
    Overall Condition: Fair
    Pearl Type: Akoya
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Near Round
    Pearl Color: White
    Pearl Overtone: Rose
    Pearl Luster: Fair
    Pearl Count: 1
    Pearl Size: 4.25 x 4.30 mm
    Notes: A whimsical and much beloved character. The "Don Quixote" brooch captures the colors of the rainbow.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2011
    5th-6th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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