Description

    Sylva & Cie Jade, Diamond, Gold Earrings
    18k gold with nephrite jade and approximately 1.95 carats total weight of diamonds.
    Dimensions: 2 inches x 3/4 inch
    *Note: designed for pierced ears

    Property Sold to Benefit the Mildred Yount Manion Charitable Trust


    Condition Report*:

    Designer: Sylva & Cie
    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: European-cut, Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 76 - 100
    Gem Type: Nephrite Jade
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Pear-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: The earrings feature pear-shaped nephrite jade that measures 25.00 x 15.00 mm, enhanced by European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.95 carat, accented by full-cut diamonds weight a total of approximately 1.00 carat, completed by french hooks. Gross weight 17.10 grams. Purchased in 2011, retail price $17,750.


    Sylva & Cie: Sylva Yepremian is an artisan jewelry designer with more than twenty years of experience creating and manufacturing unique pieces for the discerning client. Sylva & Cie is a joint venture with her husband, Raffi Yepremian. She cites the vintage looks from the Art Deco period as a significant source of inspiration for her contemporary collections. She was born in Lebanon and spent her formative years in Paris. Yepremian's father, Jirair Guiragossian, had served as master jeweler for The Maison Cartier in Paris. It was under his skilled tutelage that Yepremian received training at the craftsman's bench.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2013
    23rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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