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    Edwardian Natural Pearl, Diamond, Cultured Pearl, Platinum-Topped Gold Necklace
    The necklace is composed of natural pearls ranging in size from 2.62 - 4.88 mm, forming a single strand, completed by a platinum-topped 18k gold clasp featuring a cultured pearl measuring 4.30 - 4.40 mm, accented by European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.50 carat. A GIA report # 2193498421, dated July 30, 2018, stating 147 Natural Pearls, Saltwater Pinctada Species, No Indications of Treatment, accompany the strand. Gross weight 7.60 grams.
    Length: 16-3/4 inches


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

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Freshwater
    Shape: Near Round
    Color: Cream
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Smooth
    Count: 1
    Size: 4.30 - 4.40 mm


    Certified Pearl:
    Pearl: 1
    Lab: GIA
    Certification #: 2193498421
    Pearl Type: Natural


    Metals:
    Platinum-Topped Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: A delicate detail. Metal tests as platinum-topped 18k gold. Some of the diamonds fall into the I clarity range, and one has a large cavity on the table. The pearl in the clasp has not been tested for treatment or origin. There are 148 total pearls in the necklace, 147 of which have been certified as natural by GIA. Circa 1900.
    *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, 2019
    29th Monday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
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