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    Description

    Victorian Diamond, Multi-Stone, Freshwater Pearl, Seed Pearl, Gold, Gold-Filled Jewelry
    The lot includes: one hinged bangle; three brooches, one with black enamel; three pendants, one with an amethyst measuring 22.85 x 16.10 x 9.50 mm and weighing approximately 18.50 carats, and green tourmaline weighing approximately 0.02 carat, and one with a jasper cabochon, a freshwater pearl, and seed pearls; one pair of earrings with diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.02 carat, and black onyx; one earring with seed pearls; one necklace; one black onyx intaglio; one pendant-locket with a diamond weighing approximately 0.05 carat; and thirteen rings, one with a diamond, some with gemstones, one with seed pearls, and some with glass; all set in gold or gold-filled metal. Gross weight 126.90 grams.


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

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Amethyst, Tourmaline, Bohemian Garnet, Black Onyx, Chalcedony, Jasper, Glass
    Shape(s): Oval-shaped, Cabochon, Rose-cut, Oval-shaped Cabochon, Cameo, Intaglio, Oval-shaped Tablet, Rectangle-cut
    Count: 26 - 50
    Avg Quality: Good

    Pearls:
    Color: Multi
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Count: 15
    Size: 1.40 mm to 11.00 x 4.90 mm

    Metals:
    Gold
    Yellow Metal

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: An interesting jewelry assortment for a Victorian collector. All metal has been tested for gold content. Bangle Dimensions: 6-1/2 inches x 1-1/8 inches. Brooches measure 13/16 inch x 13/16 inch to 1-9/16 inch x 1 inch; one is completed by a Shepherd's hook and bail. Pendants measure 1-1/8 inches x 11/16 inch to 3-5/8 inches x 1-1/4 inches; two need a bail to attach a chain. Earring Dimensions: 1 inch x 1/2 inch; completed by screw backs. Single Earring Dimensions: 1-1/4 inches x 5/8 inch; completed by a lever back. Necklace Length: 17 inches. Intaglio Dimensions: 5/8 inch x 1/2 inch. Pendant-Locket Dimensions: 1-3/16 inches x 7/8 inch. Ring Sizes: 1 to 9-1/2 (most sizeable); a few shanks are bent, one is broken. One diamond has a surface reaching inclusion. Black enamel has worn off on a brooch. Glass is abraded. Some garnets and seed pearls are missing.
    *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
    September, 2016
    20th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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