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    Sapphire, Diamond, Platinum, Gold Earrings, Aletto Brothers
    The earrings feature oval-shaped sapphires measuring 8.98 x 6.87 mm and 9.05 x 7.03 mm and weighing a total of approximately 4.00 carats, set in 18k gold, framed by baguette-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.30 carats, alternating with full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, set in platinum, marked Aletto. Gross weight 11.00 grams.
    Dimensions: 1/2 inch x 1/2 inch
    *Note: earrings are designed for pierced ears and are easily converted


    Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000.

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

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Sapphire
    Shape(s): Oval-shaped
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Platinum
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: A tailored design for every day wear. Sapphire depth measurements are concealed by mounting. Surface reaching feather at table facet to one sapphire. Minor nicks and abrasions to both sapphires. One baguette diamond chipped. Sapphires are a deep blue color.
    Aletto Brothers: The Aletto Brothers firm was founded in Naples, Italy at the turn of the 19th century. It’s founder, Alberto Aletto was a third generation jeweler who was respected for his fine craftsmanship. In 1964, he relocated to New York City and achieved high praise for his invisible setting designs. Still family owned and operated today, five generations later, the firm is based in Boca Raton, Florida. Under the leadership of Alfredo, great grandson of the founder, and his sons, Aletto Brothers continues to painstaking produce high quality designs displaying the firm’s passion and innate gift for artistry in every piece produced.

    *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

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    December
    8th Sunday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    December
    8th Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    0 Days 10h 26m 56s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: 29
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55001-55456) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Sunday, December 8, 2019 (11:00 AM Eastern Time).
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion2 East 79th StreetNew York, NY 10075

    Current Bid:
    $5,500
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