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    Victorian Diamond, Emerald, Seed Pearl, Gold-Filled Lockets
    The lot includes: one mourning locket-brooch with rose-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.15 carat, and an emerald weighing approximately 0.15 carat, set in 14k gold, with woven hair encased on the reverse (Dimensions: 1-15/16 inches x 1-3/8 inches); one locket-brooch crafted in 18k gold (Dimensions: 1-1/2 inches x 1 inch); and one locket-pendant crafted in 14k gold, with seed pearls (Dimensions: 1-15/16 inches x 1-1/16 inches). Gross weight 34.80 grams.


    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: M+
    Diamond Average Clarity: I
    Diamond Shapes: Rose-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Emerald
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Rectangle-cut
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Pearl Type: Seed
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Round
    Pearl Color: Cream
    Pearl Overtone: Rose
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 5
    Pearl Size: 2.00 mm to 2.20 mm
    Notes: Wonderful Victorian lockets. First and third pieces test as 14k. Second piece tests as 18k. Locket-brooches are completed by a pinstem and catch. The glass cover on the reverse of the second locket-brooch is broken. The pendant-locket has a hinged cover and is completed by a bail; the reverse is engraved with initials. Emerald is slightly abraded.
    *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
    August, 2016
    2nd Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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