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    Shell Cameo, Cultured Pearl, Gold Jewelry
    The lot includes six pendant-brooches featuring shell cameos set in 18k, 14k and 10k gold (Ranging in size from 1-1/2 inches x 1-1/4 inches to 2-1/2 inches x 2 inches); two brooches featuring shell cameos set in 10k gold (Dimensions: 1-13/16 inches x 1-7/16 inches, 1-7/8 inches x 1-7/16 inches); together with a ring featuring three shell cameos, enhanced by seed pearls measuring 2.40 - 2.50 mm, set in 14k gold (Size: 6-1/2, not sizeable). Gross weight 157.20 grams.


    Estimate: $800 - up.

    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Shell
    Shape(s): Cameo
    Count: 1 - 25

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Seed
    Shape: Near Round
    Color: Cream
    Overtone: Green
    Count: 4
    Size: 2.40 - 2.50


    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: One pendant-brooch marked 750. Two pendant-brooches marked 14k. Two pendant-brooches test as 14k. One pendant-brooch tests as 10k. Ring marked 14k. Two brooches test as 10k. Total weight of 10k gold jewelry is 44.80 grams. Total weight of 14k jewelry is 94.40 grams. Total weight of 18k jewelry is 17.90 grams. Visible glue on the reverse of some cameos. Ring could be sized, but would disrupt the pattern of the shank.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2018
    8th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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