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    Multi-Color South Sea Cultured Pearl, Diamond, Gold Jewelry Suite, Etienne Perret
    The convertible suite forms either a single opera length necklace, a matinee necklace with bracelet, or a princess length strand accompanied by two bracelets. In its entirety, the necklace is composed of South Sea cultured pearls in various colors, including: black, silver, gold, lavender and cream, ranging in size from 11.50 - 11.00 to 14.00 - 13.50 mm, forming a single knotted strand, complemented by three diamond studded 18k yellow gold ball form clasps. (cultured pearls not tested for origin of color) Each clasp component is marked Etienne Perret. Total diamond weight for the suite is approximately 2.50 carats.
    Necklace Length: 19 inches
    Bracelet Length: 7-1/2 inches, 8 inches

    Condition Report*: Designer: Etienne Perret
    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 100+
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Pearl Type: South Sea
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Round
    Pearl Luster: Fine
    Pearl Count: 59
    Pearl Size: 11.50 - 11.00 mm to 14.00 - 13.50 mm
    Notes: the necklace and two bracelets are convertible/interchangeable: connect all three to create an elegant 34-1/2 inch single strand necklace; or wear as a medium length necklace with one bracelet; or as a shorter necklace with two spectacular bracelets. It is all about options! Very high quality pearls and craftsmanship by an exceptional designer.
    Etienne Perret: Maine based jewelry designer, Etienne Perret, creates innovative designs in both gold and platinum. He has won prestigious awards from Jewelers of America, DeBeers, American Gem Trade Association, American Gem Society and Platinum Guild, to name but a few. He has also been a consultant for Tiffany & Co., New York and Mikimoto Pearls.

    *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
    May, 2008
    20th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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