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    Hawk's-Eye Quartz, Enamel, Gold, Sterling Silver, Silver Vermeil, Yellow Metal Jewelry
    The lot includes: one 14k gold thimble (Dimensions: 13/16 inch x 5/8 inch); one 10k gold thimble (Dimensions: 13/16 inch x 5/8 inch); two sterling silver thimbles with vermeil accents (Dimensions: 7/8 inch x 3/4 inch); one 9k gold charm with hawk's-eye quartz (Dimensions: 15/16 inch x 11/16 inch); one 10k gold charm (Dimensions: 1 inch x 5/8 inch); one stickpin with an amethyst set in 10k gold, completed by a yellow metal pinstem (Dimensions: 2-9/16 inches x 3/8 inch); two 14k gold tie tacks having rhodium accents and yellow metal backs (Dimensions: 7/16 inch x 3/8 inch and 1/4 inch x 5/16 inch); one 14k gold tie tack having rhodium and blue enamel accents, and a yellow metal back (Diameter: 3/8 inch); and one silver vermeil tie tack with red and blue enamel, paste, and a yellow metal back (Dimensions: 5/8 inch x 3/8 inch). Gross weight 38.30 grams.


    Condition Report*: Gem Type: Hawk's-Eye Quartz, Amethyst
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Carved, Oval-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: First thimble is marked 14K, second thimble is marked 10K. Third and fourth thimbles are marked STERLING. The first charm is marked 9CT, the second charm tests as 10k. The hawk's-eye measures 16.50 x 9.90 x 9.50 mm. Stickpin tests as 10k gold, and the pinstem does not test as gold. Amethyst measures 5.90 x 4.20 x 2.60 mm. Pinstem is soldered onto the stickpin. The first three tie tacks are marked 14k, and the backs do not test as gold. The fourth tie tack tests as silver, having gold plating.
    *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".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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