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    Emerald, Diamond, Gold Bracelet, Craig Drake
    The bracelet features oval-shaped emeralds weighing a total of approximately 7.00 carats, enhanced by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.70 carats, set in 18k white and yellow gold, maker's mark for Craig Drake. Gross weight 22.50 grams.
    Dimensions: 6-3/4 inches x 1/4 inch


    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Full-cut
    Count: 76 - 100

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Emerald
    Shape(s): Oval
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Leave the room green with envy anytime you wear this beauty. Marked 18K. Some emeralds have cavities, chips, nicks, and/or abrasions.
    Craig Drake: Craig Drake, son of a German watchmaker, graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He crafted and sold jewelry for retailers like Tiffany & Co. before establishing his own company based in Philadelphia, PA. He created custom pieces for some of the highest profile residents in the city. His appointments were highly coveted, and one had to get a client referral in order to meet with him. He accumulated over 50 years in the jewelry industry before passing in March 2015. His son, Craiger Drake, enthusiastically continues his father’s legacy and owns his own jewelry company, Craiger Drake Designs. He graduated from Roanoke College in 1988, and went on to study jewelry manufacturing in Hong Kong. Having 25 years of experience in the industry, Craiger has access to the rarest stones, and he has a talent for creating customized jewelry based on his client’s preferences.

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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    8th Sunday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    8th Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    0 Days 7h 32m 42s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 20
    Lot Tracking Activity: 29
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55456) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Sunday, December 8, 2019 (11:00 AM Eastern Time).
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion2 East 79th StreetNew York, NY 10075

    Current Bid:
    $5,500
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