Description

    Shell Cameo, Coral Cameo, Ceramic Cameo, Diamond, Seed Pearl, Gold, Silver, Base Metal Jewelry
    The lot includes: one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo depicting Nyx, the goddess of the night, and Eos, the goddess of the dawn, set in base metal (Dimensions: 2-15/16 inches x 2-1/16 inches); one pendant brooch with an en Habillé shell cameo depicting a lady's profile, and a diamond weighing approximately 0.07 carat, set in 14k white gold (Dimensions: 2-5/16 inches x 1-11/16 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 10k gold (Dimensions: 2-7/16 inches x 1-7/8 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 14k white gold (Dimensions: 2-1/4 inches x 1-3/4 inches); one pendant-brooch with a coral cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2-1/4 inches x 1 inch); one pendant-brooch with a ceramic cameo depicting a male figure, and seed pearls, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 15/16 inch x 3/4 inch); and one bracelet with shell cameos depicting chariot scenes, set in silver (Dimensions: 7-1/4 inches x 11/16 inch). Gross weight 110.30 grams.


    Condition Report*:

    Diamond Average Color: J-K-L
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Shell, Coral
    Gem Shape: Carved Cameo
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Pearl Type: Seed
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Near Round
    Pearl Color: White
    Pearl Overtone: Rose
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 61
    Pearl Size: 0.95 - 1.30 mm
    Notes: Fantastic collection of cameos. 1st pendant-brooch does not test as gold. 2nd pendant-brooch marked 14K, stopper does not test as gold, glue is evident on the reverse. 3rd pendant-brooch tests as 10k, pinstem, catch and bail have been lead soldered on. 4th pendant-brooch marked 14K. 5th pendant-brooch marked 14K, appears that it was once attached to another piece of jewelry, frame is bent. 6th pendant-brooch tests as 14k, marked Wedgwood. Bracelet tests as silver, completed by a safety chain.


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    Auction Dates
    Jul-Aug, 2016
    26th-2nd Tuesday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
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