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    Antique, Bloodstone, Synthetic Ruby, Gold Watch Fob
    Stones: Bloodstone tablet; synthetic ruby cabochon
    Metal: 18k gold
    Theme: Griffin
    Gross Weight: 8.70 grams
    Dimensions: 1-1/4 inches x 13/16 inch

    Property of a Texas Collector

    Estimate: $500 - up.

    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Bloodstone, Synthetic Ruby
    Shape(s): Tablet, Round
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good


    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: The griffin is the mythical combination of a lion and eagle, thus imbued with the qualities of both animals. King of the beasts and king of the birds! The hybrid holds an empty coat of arms upon which the owner can engrave their initials if desired. Unmarked, tests 18k. Having an unreadable maker's mark on the bale.
    *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

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    7th Tuesday
    Auction Dates
    21st Tuesday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    44 Days
    Internet/Mail Bids: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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    Auction Type
    Tuesday Internet Jewelry Auction: No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax). Check the Time Remaining on individual lots for details. Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session. Check the Time Remaining on individual lots for details. These auctions are presented only online.
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