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    Diamond, Ruby, Gold Pendant-Brooch-Necklace, Erté
    The pendant-brooch features full and single-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, enhanced by marquise-shaped rubies weighing a total of approximately 0.25 carat, set in 14k white and yellow gold, suspended by a 14k gold necklace featuring marquise-shaped rubies weighing a total of approximately 0.20 carat, enhanced by single-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.05 carat, marked Erté. Gross weight 65.80 grams.
    Pendant-Brooch Dimensions: 3-1/2 inches x 1-3/8 inches
    Necklace Length: 19 inches

    Condition Report*: Designer: Erté
    Diamond Average Color: J-K-L
    Diamond Average Clarity: I
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut, Single-cut
    Diamond Count: 100+
    Gem Type: Ruby
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Marquise-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: A wonderful necklace! Marked: © CFA 14K 26/250. Pendant-brooch can be detached from the necklace and is completed by a pinstem and catch. Necklace has a safety catch that connects to the pendant-brooch and another safety catch at the top of the necklace. Several diamonds fall into the SI clarity range. One ruby and one diamond are missing from the necklace.
    Erté: Know by the pseudonym Erté, Romain de Tirtoff (Nov. 23 1892 – Apr. 21 1990) was a Russian-born French artist and designer. With an amazing creative output, Erté used an array of mediums including fashion, jewelry, graphic arts, costume, set design and interior décor. Today, the Erté name lives on through the jewelry line, with the motto “Art to Wear.”

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    19th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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