Description

    Multi-Stone, Coral, Freshwater Cultured Pearl, Gold Brooch-Necklace
    The necklace is composed of coral beads ranging in size from 9.90 - 9.60 mm, forming three knotted strands completed by gold hooks, secured by a 14k gold convertible clasp-brooch featuring baroque freshwater cultured pearls, enhanced by a rectangular-shaped pink tourmaline cabochon measuring 18.30 x 13.20 x 8.00 mm and weighing approximately 16.50 carats, accented by oval and cushion-shaped chrysoprase cabochons weighing a total of approximately 7.00 carats, further accented by round-shaped amethyst weighing a total of approximately 2.00 carats, flanked by oval-shaped blue sapphires weighing a total of approximately 3.50 carats; oval, round and cushion-shaped yellow sapphires weighing a total of approximately 3.00 carats, and round-shaped pink sapphires. Total sapphire weight is approximately 7.20 carats. Gross weight 184.85 grams.
    Necklace Length: 16, 17, 18 inches
    Brooch Dimensions: 1-1/2 inches x 1-3/8 inches


    Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Gem Type: Coral, Tourmaline, Chrysoprase, Amethyst, Sapphire
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Bead, Rectangular-shaped Cabochon, Oval-shaped Cabochon, Round-shaped, Cushion-shaped, Oval-shaped
    Gem Count: 100+
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Pearl Type: Freshwater
    Pearl Surface: Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Baroque
    Pearl Color: White
    Pearl Luster: Fair
    Pearl Count: 2
    Pearl Size: 14.00 x 10.00 mm and 23.00 x 10.00 mm
    Notes: The three strands of coral beads can be removed, and the clasp becomes a brooch. Clasp is marked D. & W.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    3rd Monday
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