Description

    Shell Cameo, Diamond, Marcasite, Gold, Silver Jewelry

    The lot includes: one pendant-brooch with an en Habillé shell cameo with a diamond weighing approximately 0.15 carat, depicting a lady's profile, set in 14k white gold (Dimensions: 2-3/8 inches x 1-3/4 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 14k white gold (Dimensions: 2-1/8 inches x 1-5/8 inches); one pendant-brooch with a shell cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 14k white gold (Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-7/16 inches); one brooch with a shell cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 10k gold (Dimensions: 1-3/8 inches x 1-1/8 inches); one brooch with a shell cameo depicting a lady's profile, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-5/16 inches x 1-1/8 inches); one pendant with a shell cameo depicting the Three Maidens, with marcasite, set in silver, suspended by a silver chain (Pendant Dimensions: 1-3/16 inches x 3/4 inch, Chain Length: 15-3/4 inches); and one pair of earrings with shell cameos depicting a woman playing the flute, set in silver (Dimensions: 5/8 inch x 1/2 inch). Gross weight 61.10 grams.
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears


    Condition Report*:

    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: European-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Shell
    Gem Shape: Carved
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: A fantastic variety of cameo jewelry. Pendant-brooches are marked 14K, and are completed by a fold-down bail, pinstem and catch. Third pendant-brooch has a stopper on the pinstem. Fourth piece is marked 10K. Fifth piece tests as 14k. Sixth piece: pendant tests as silver, chain is marked 835. Earrings are marked 800, and are completed by screw backs. The frame on the first pendant-brooch is slightly bent.


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    Auction Dates
    July, 2016
    5th-12th Tuesday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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