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    Shell Cameo, Diamond, Gold, Sterling Silver, Gold-Filled Jewelry
    The lot includes: one pendant-brooch featuring a shell cameo measuring 45.00 x 34.00 x 4.15 mm, depicting a lady's profile, enhanced by a full-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.05 carat, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2-5/16 inches x 1-1/2 inches); one brooch featuring a shell cameo measuring 38.00 x 30.00 x 2.60 mm, depicting a bucolic scene, set in sterling silver (Dimensions: 2 inches x 1-5/8 inches); and one featuring a shell cameo measuring 40.00 x 37.00 x 2.00 mm, depicting a bucolic scene, set in a gold-filled frame (Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-5/8 inches). Gross weight 43.10 grams.

    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: J-K-L
    Diamond Average Clarity: I
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Shell
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Carved
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Wonderful cameos! Metal on first piece tests as 14k gold. Second piece is marked STERLING. Third piece has a gold-filled bail soldered onto the top. Diamond has a large chip at the culet.
    *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
    January, 2016
    5th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 189

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