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    Turquoise, Ruby, Cultured Pearl, Diamond, White Gold Necklace
    The necklace is composed of turquoise beads measuring 4.07 - 4.16 mm, interspersed with cultured pearls ranging in size from 3.73 - 5.83 mm, accented by 18k white gold stations set with square-shaped rubies weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, embellished by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.40 carat, suspending a centerpiece formed by an oval-shaped turquoise cabochon measuring 18.30 x 13.40 x 7.30 mm, supporting a teardrop-shaped turquoise cabochon measuring 30.00 mm x 15.35 mm, topped by carved ruby leaves, completed by an 18k white gold clasp featuring an oval-shaped turquoise cabochon measuring 9.00 x 7.00 mm, accented by full-cut diamonds. Total diamond weight is approximately 0.55 carat. Gross weight 32.20 grams.
    Length: 16 inches
    Drop Length: 3 inches

    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 100+
    Gem Type: Turquoise, Ruby
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Bead, Oval-shaped Cabochon, Teardrop, Square-shaped, Carved
    Gem Count: 100+
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Pearl Type: Akoya
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Round
    Pearl Color: Silver
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 21
    Pearl Size: 3.73 - 5.83 mm
    Notes: Necklace is attributed to Fred Leighton, though it is not marked. Restringing is recommended.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    3rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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