Description

    Pink Tourmaline, Diamond, Cultured Pearl, White Gold Necklace
    The necklace is composed of cultured pearls ranging size from 7.40 mm to 10.80 mm, forming four knotted strands, completed by a 14k white gold clasp, centering an oval-shaped rose-cut pink tourmaline measuring 13.50 x 11.50 mm, accented by mine-cut diamonds. Gross weight 207.64 grams.
    Length: 15, 17, 19, 22 inches
    Clasp Dimensions: 1-3/16 inches x 7/8 inch

    Property from the Estate of Jean Howard


    Estimate: $6,000 - $9,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Diamonds:
    Avg Color: M+
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Mine-cut
    Count: 26 - 50

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Tourmaline
    Shape(s): Oval-shaped Rose-cut
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Fair

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Akoya
    Shape: Near Round
    Color: Cream
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Blemished
    Count: 195
    Size: 7.40 - 10.80 mm


    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Unable to measure the depth of the pink tourmaline and diamonds. Metal tests as 14k gold. The tourmaline is chipped and abraded, a number of diamonds are chipped. The diamonds range in size from 2.00 x 2.40 mm to 3.20 x 3.80 mm. Some of the diamonds fall in the I clarity range.

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    December
    4th Monday 8:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    4th Monday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55365) - 9:00 AM Central Time, Monday, December 4, 2017 (10:00 AM Eastern Time).
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    Additional Location Info:
    Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion2 East 79th StreetNew York, NY 10075

    Opening Bid:
    $3,000
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