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    Colored Diamond, Sapphire, Turquoise, Gold Earrings, Carvin French
    The earrings feature round brilliant-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.20 carats, enhanced by carved turquoise, accented by calibré-cut sapphires, set in 18k gold, maker's mark for Carvin French. Accompanied by a GIA Turquoise report # 2205170336, dated April 8, 2019. Gross weight 18.00 grams.
    Dimensions: 7/8 inch x 13/16
    *Note: colored diamonds not tested for origin of color, earrings are designed for non-pierced ears and are easily converted


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Colored Diamond Color: Yellow
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Round Brilliant
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Sapphire
    Shape(s): Calibré
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Certified Gems:
    Gem: 1
    Lab: GIA
    Certification #: 2205170336
    Shape: Novelty Cabochon
    Treatment: Treated by a proprietary process that decreases its natural porosity without using polymers.
    Type: Natural Turquoise

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Bright, bold, and fun! Maker's mark for Carvin French, 750. Completed by clipbacks on the reverse. Some glue is visible and the turquoise has some scratches and/or cracks.
    Carvin French: Carvin French was cofounded in New York in 1953 by Frenchmen Andre Chervin and Serge Carponcy. The friends and business partners combined their names, Car for Carponcy and vin for Chervin, adding French in homage to their beloved homeland, to create Carvin French. The classically trained French jewelers were skilled craftsman and master enamellists that constructed each piece by hand using only the finest materials. Their standard of excellence in artistry gained such fame that Carvin French was soon commissioned to produce pieces for premier jewelry houses internationally. Affectionately referred to as the "Jeweller's jeweller”, Carvin French manufactured state-of-the-art jewels sold by Cartier, Verdura, Bulgari, Black Star & Frost, Van Cleef & Arpels, Claflin and Harry Winston to name a few. After Serge Carponcy retired in 1983, Andre Chervin maintained control of the firm, moving it from East Fifty-second Street to the current address at 515 Madison Avenue in 1987 where it remains today.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    23rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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