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    Diamond, Yellow Sapphire, Rock Crystal Quartz, Gold Earrings, Aletto Brothers
    The earrings feature round-cut yellow sapphires weighing a total of 2.57 carats, surrounded by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of 1.20 carats, accented by frosted rock crystal quartz flowers, set in 18k gold, marked Aletto Bros. Gross weight 21.90 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-3/16 inches x 1-3/16 inches
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears and are easily converted


    Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): full-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Yellow Sapphire, Rock Crystal Quartz
    Shape(s): Round, Carved
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Fine

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Beautiful blossoms! Marked Aletto Bros., Ct1.20, 2.57, USA 750. Completed by clip backs on the reverse. Weights are known.
    Aletto Brothers: The Aletto Brothers firm was founded in Naples, Italy at the turn of the 19th century. It’s founder, Alberto Aletto was a third generation jeweler who was respected for his fine craftsmanship. In 1964, he relocated to New York City and achieved high praise for his invisible setting designs. Still family owned and operated today, five generations later, the firm is based in Boca Raton, Florida. Under the leadership of Alfredo, great grandson of the founder, and his sons, Aletto Brothers continues to painstaking produce high quality designs displaying the firm’s passion and innate gift for artistry in every piece produced.

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    December
    3rd Monday 8:50 am CT
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    December
    3rd Monday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55474) - 9:00 AM Central Time, Monday, December 3, 2018 (10:00 AM Eastern Time).
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    Additional Location Info:
    Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion2 East 79th StreetNew York, NY 10075

    Current Bid:
    $3,800
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