Description

    Victorian Natural Pearl, Diamond, Ruby, Silver-Topped Gold Brooch
    The brooch features a natural baroque pearl measuring 19.25 x 16.52 mm, enhanced by a natural baroque pearl measuring 10.09 x 8.30 mm, accented by rose-cut diamonds and rubies, set in silver-topped gold. A GIA Laboratory report # 1152193859, dated January 30, 2013 stating Natural Pearls, Saltwater, No Indications of Treatment, accompanies the two pearls. Gross weight 18.90 grams.
    Dimensions: 2-1/8 inches x 1-5/8 inches

    Property of a Distinguished Gentleman


    Condition Report*:

    Diamond Average Color: J-K-L
    Diamond Average Clarity: I
    Diamond Shapes: Rose-cut
    Diamond Count: 26 - 50
    Gem Type: Ruby
    Gem Average Clarity: Fair
    Gem Shape: Rose-cut
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Pearl Type: Natural
    Pearl Certification No: 1152193859
    Pearl Lab: GIA
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Baroque
    Pearl Color: Silver
    Pearl Overtone: Rose
    Pearl Luster: Fine
    Pearl Count: 2
    Pearl Size: 10.09 x 8.30 mm and 19.25 x 16.52 mm
    Notes: The larger pearl is accompanied by a supplemental letter from GIA indicating it "is notable for its exceptional size, fine condition and natural origin". The bottom portion is detachable, and can be worn on other jewelry pieces. One diamond is missing.


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    April, 2014
    29th Tuesday
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