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    Edwardian Natural Pearl, Diamond, Cultured Pearl, Platinum-Topped Gold Necklace
    The necklace is composed of natural pearls ranging in size from 2.62 - 4.88 mm, forming a single strand, completed by a platinum-topped 18k gold clasp featuring a cultured pearl measuring 4.30 - 4.40 mm, accented by European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.50 carat. A GIA report # 2193498421, dated July 30, 2018, stating 147 Natural Pearls, Saltwater Pinctada Species, No Indications of Treatment, accompany the strand. Gross weight 7.60 grams.
    Length: 16-3/4 inches


    Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: J-K-L
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): European-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Freshwater
    Shape: Near Round
    Color: Cream
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Smooth
    Count: 1
    Size: 4.30 - 4.40 mm


    Certified Pearl:
    Pearl: 1
    Lab: GIA
    Certification #: 2193498421
    Pearl Type: Natural


    Metals:
    Platinum-Topped Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: A delicate detail. Metal tests as platinum-topped 18k gold. Some of the diamonds fall into the I clarity range, and one has a large cavity on the table. The pearl in the clasp has not been tested for treatment or origin. There are 148 total pearls in the necklace, 147 of which have been certified as natural by GIA. Circa 1900.
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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    April
    29th Monday 2:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    April
    29th Monday
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    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Internet Session - No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55318-55765) - 3:00 PM Central Time, Monday, April 29, 2019.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Design District Showroom
    1518 Slocum Street
    Dallas, TX 75207

    Current Bid:
    $2,500
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