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    Victorian Foilback Amethyst, Gold Parure
    The parure includes: one necklace featuring graduated oval-shaped foilbacked amethyst, ranging in size from 18.00 x 14.00 mm to 9.00 x 7.00 mm (Length: 15 inches); one enhancer-brooch, designed as a starburst, featuring oval-shaped foilbacked amethyst, ranging in size from 11.00 x 8.00 mm to 7.00 x 6.00 mm, completed by a bail, pinstem and catch on the reverse (Dimensions: 2-3/16 inches x 1-5/8 inches); one pair of dangle earrings, each featuring a starburst design, enhanced by oval-shaped foilbacked amethyst, ranging in size from 7.00 x 5.00 mm to 5.50 x 4.00 mm, completed by a shepherd's hook (Dimensions: 1-13/16 inches x 1-1/16 inches); together with two matching bracelets, each featuring oval-shaped foilbacked amethyst, ranging in size from 12.50 x 7.00 mm to 10.00 x 7.00 mm (Length: 7 inches); all set in 14k yellow gold. The parure is accompanied by a fitted box. Gross weight for the parure is 112.50 grams.


    Condition Report*:

    Gem Type: Foilback Amethyst
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Oval
    Gem Count: 76 - 100
    Overall Condition: Good
    Notes: The gold has moderate wear/scratches.


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    May, 2008
    20th Tuesday
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