Description

    Abalone Shell, Mabe Pearl, Malachite, Sterling Silver Earrings, Rebecca Collins
    The lot includes three pair of earrings: one featuring carved abalone shell measuring 36.00 mm x 25.00 mm and 38.00 x 24.00 mm (Dimensions: 1-7/16 inches x 1 inch and 1-1/2 inches x 15/16 inch); one featuring mabe pearls measuring 36.00 x 23.00 mm (Dimensions: 1-5/8 inches x 1-3/16 inches); and one featuring carved malachite measuring 39.00 x 26.00 mm and 36.00 x 27.00 mm (Dimensions: 1-1/2 inches x 2 inches and 1-3/8 inches x 1-1/16 inches); all set in sterling silver, marked Rebecca Collins. Gross weight 87.60 grams.
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears


    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Rebecca Collins
    Gem Type: Abalone Shell, Malachite
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Carved
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Pearl Type: Mabe
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Half Pearl
    Pearl Color: Cream
    Pearl Overtone: Green
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 2
    Pearl Size: 36.00 x 23.00 mm
    Notes: A lovely assortment of earrings. 1st pair of earrings marked: STERLING "Ad Maiorem De Gloriam" ("To The Greater Glory" in Latin) Dallas, TX. 2nd pair marked: STERLING "Bless Our Earth" Dallas, Texas. 3rd pair: STERLING "Bless Our Earth" Dallas, TX. Malachite has small chips. Silver is slightly tarnished on all pairs, easily polished. All earrings completed by hinged clip backs.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2016
    2nd-9th Tuesday-Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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