Description

    Shell Cameo, Diamond, Gold, Gold-Filled, Base Metal Jewelry
    The lot includes: one en Habillé pendant-brooch with a shell cameo measuring 44.00 x 34.00 mm, a full-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.05 carat, and seed pearls, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2-3/16 inches x 1-3/4 inches); one en Habillé pendant-brooch with a shell cameo measuring 49.00 x 38.00 mm, and a single-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.05 carat, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2-5/16 inches x 1-3/4 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo measuring 44.00 x 33.00 mm, set in gold-filled metal (Dimensions: 2-1/4 inches x 2-5/8 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo measuring 41.00 x 30.00 mm, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2 inches x 1-1/2 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo measuring 38.00 x 22.00 mm, and seed pearls, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2 inches x 1-3/8 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo measuring 25.00 x 18.00 mm, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-1/2 inches x 7/8 inch); and one bracelet with shell cameos measuring 12.75 x 10.35 mm and 12.00 mm x 9.80 mm, set in 10k gold (Length: 7-1/4 inches). All cameos depict a lady's profile. Gross weight 91.50 grams.


    Condition Report*:

    Diamond Average Color: J-K-L
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut, Single-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Shell
    Gem Shape: Carved Cameo
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Pearl Type: Seed
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Baroque
    Pearl Color: White
    Pearl Overtone: Rose
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 26
    Pearl Size: 2.60 mm to 3.35 mm
    Notes: First brooch tests as 14k, completed by a pinstem, catch and two bails. Second brooch marked 14K, completed by a pinstem, catch and fold down bail. Third brooch tests as gold-filled, completed by a pinstem, catch and fold down bail. Fourth brooch marked 14K, completed by a pinstem, catch, fold down bail, and a base metal stopper. Fifth brooch tests as 14k, catch and bail do not test as gold. Sixth brooch marked 14K, completed by a pinstem, catch, and fold down bail. Bracelet marked 10K.


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    Auction Dates
    Jun-Jul, 2016
    28th-5th Tuesday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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