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    Aquamarine, Diamond, Platinum, White Gold Pendant-Necklace
    The pendant-enhancer features a pear-shaped aquamarine measuring 24.15 x 12.80 x 9.56 mm and weighing approximately 15.50 carats, enhanced by baguette, single and full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.85 carat, set in platinum, suspended from a 14k white gold chain. Gross weight 13.80 grams.
    Pendant Dimensions: 1-13/16 inches x 5/8 inch
    Chain Length: 15 inches

    Originally the property of Thelma Thomas (b. 1901 d. 1991). Thelma learned to fly in the late 1920s and became an early member of "The Ninty-Nines" Aviation Society. Founded by Amelia Earhart, it was an organization of women aviators who liked to "Fly for the fun of it". She was an entrepreneur, a seasoned globetrotter and concert violinist who performed in the early 1920s.


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: I
    Shape(s): baguette, single, full-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Aquamarine
    Shape(s): Pear
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Platinum
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: A beautiful pendant drop that is bound to turn heads. The aquamarine has some minor nicks along the girdle, and a few diamonds are chipped. Chain is marked 14K. Circa 1950.
    *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
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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