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    Diamond, Multi-Stone, Cultured Pearl, Platinum, Gold Earrings and Jackets, Leverington
    The lot includes a pair of stud earrings featuring round brilliant-cut diamonds measuring 6.51 x 6.50 mm and 6.42 x 6.42 mm and weighing a total of 2.06 carats, set in platinum; accompanied by three one-of-a-kind jacket pairs custom made to fit the studs; the first enhanced by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of 1.44 carats, surmounting cultured pearls, set in 18k gold; the second featuring marquise-cut diamonds weighing a total of 1.12 carats, accented by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of 0.38 carat, complemented by marquise-shaped sapphires weighing a total of 2.43 carats, set in platinum; together with a pair adorned by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of 1.13 carats, bordered by black onyx, set in 18k gold; all attributed to Leverington. Gross weight 32.60 grams.
    *Note: earrings are designed for pierced ears
    Cultured Pearl Jackets: 1-1/4 inches x 3/4 inch
    Sapphire Jackets: 13/16 inch x 1/2 inch
    Black Onyx Jackets: 15/16 inch x 3/4 inch


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Round Brilliant-cut, Full-cut, Marquise-cut
    Count: 76 - 100

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Sapphire, Black Onyx
    Shape(s): Marquise-shaped, Inlay
    Count: 1 - 25

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Akoya
    Shape: Near Round
    Color: White
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Count: 2
    Size: 7.50 mm


    Metals:
    Platinum
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: One fabulous pair of diamond studs with plenty of ways to wear them! Jackets custom made for this particular pair of studs. All attributed to Leverington. Exact diamond and sapphire weights known. Two jacket pairs test as 18k gold with omega backs, one jacket pair tests as platinum with 14k white gold omega backs, and the pair of earrings test as platinum with posts and friction backs. Sapphire jackets have maker's mark for Leverington, also marked PLAT. Diamonds weigh 1.04 and 1.02 carats each, unable to measure the depths of the stones due to the setting.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2018
    26th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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