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    Art Deco Diamond, Sapphire, Platinum, Gold Purse, Beline & Glasser
    The 14k gold mesh purse features European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, enhanced by calibré-cut sapphires and sapphire cabochons, set in a 14k gold frame with platinum accents, completed by a silk lining, maker's mark for Beline & Glasser. Gross weight 183.30 grams.
    Purse Dimensions: 5-3/4 inches x 6 inches
    Chain Length: 16 inches


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): European-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Sapphire
    Shape(s): Cabochon, calibré-cut
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Gold
    Platinum

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: Marked 14K with a squirrel hallmark, 5049 on the inside of the frame. One sapphire deficient. The center diamond is chipped along the girdle. There are a few minor breaks in the mesh. The silk lining has some discoloration.
    Beline & Glasser: Silversmiths and Goldsmiths, makers of mesh bags, vanity cases and cigarette cases, the company operated out of New York circa 1915 and is identified by its squirrel hallmark. The partnership had dissolved by 1920.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    23rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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