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    Multi-Stone, Cultured Pearl, Gold Earrings
    The earrings feature ruby cabochons measuring 6.90 x 5.95 mm and 6.60 6.50 mm, enhanced by sapphire, ruby, and pink sapphire beads, accented by near-round cultured pearls measuring 4.00 - 4.20 mm, decorated by cultured pearls, set in 22k gold. Gross weight 48.70 grams.
    Dimensions: 4-1/2 inches x 1-13/16 inches
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears and are easily converted

    Property of a Chicago Collector

    Earrings were previously owned by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. They were auctioned by Sotheby's as part of her Estate on April 23-26, 1996, sale no. 6834, lot no. 405, displayed on catalog page 265


    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Ruby, Sapphire
    Shape(s): Bead, Cabochon
    Count: 26 - 50

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Luster: Good
    Count: 61


    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: A fanciful pair! Tests as 22k gold. Lacks one pearl. Completed by clipbacks on the reverse. The colored stones have chips, nicks, and/or abrasions. There is some pre-existing damage to the gold work that was noted in the Sotheby's catalog.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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