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    Retro Diamond, Ruby, Celluloid, Platinum, Gold Jewelry Suite
    The suite consists of a brooch featuring a carved celluloid Buddha measuring 35.00 x 27.00 mm, enhanced by European, rose and baguette-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, accented by tapered baguette, baguette, and round-cut rubies weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, set in platinum, framed by 14k pink and yellow gold flames representing a divine luminosity, completed by a pinstem and catch on the reverse; together with a matching pair of earrings featuring full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.45 carat, set in platinum, enhanced by round-cut rubies weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carats, set in 14k pink and white gold, completed by clipbacks on the reverse. Total diamond weight for the suite is approximately 1.45 carats. Total ruby weight for the suite is approximately 2.00 carats. Gross weight 60.70 grams.
    Brooch Dimensions: 3-3/8 inches x 2-1/4 inches
    Earring Dimensions: 1-3/8 inches x 1-1/8 inches
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears

    The Gladys Glad Jewelry Collection


    Condition Report*:

    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: European-cut, Rose-cut, Baguette-cut, Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 76 - 100
    Gem Type: Ruby, Celluloid
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Carved-, Round-shaped, Tapered Baguette-shaped, Baguette-shaped
    Gem Count: 26 - 50
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: The stately Buddha brooch with matching earrings creates a stunning suite. The Buddha appears to be an Art Deco componenet that was repurposed for placement into this finely made Retro brooch. The brooch has one single-cut diamond replacement, one missing diamond, and one chipped ruby. One ruby is missing from the earrings.


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2011
    5th-6th Monday-Tuesday
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