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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

    Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000.

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


    Pearl: 1
    Luster: Good
    Count: 61


    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.
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