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    Description

    Victorian Seed Pearl, Enamel, Gold Mourning Slide Watch Chain
    Pearl: Seed pearls measuring 1.50 mm
    Metal: 10k rose and yellow gold; enamel
    Theme: Mourning jewelry
    Gross Weight: 49.50 grams
    Dimensions: 61 inches x 11/16 inch

    Property of a New Mexico Collector


    Estimate: $1,000 - up.

    Condition Report*: Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Seed
    Shape: Round
    Color: Silver
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Count: 4
    Size: 1.50 mm


    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: A treasure from the past that makes a perfect companion to an antique pocket watch. Given the adornment's outdated function, one could even modify this piece to be a lariat necklace with dangling tassels at each end and it would look oh-so-stylish! The centerpiece slides along the chain and stays in place without problem, length is adjustable. Unmarked, metal tests 10k. Minor scratches to metal. Seed pearls are slightly worn on top but luster is still good.
    *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
    September
    21st Tuesday 6:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    September
    21st Tuesday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    1 Day 7h 57m 41s
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: 14
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    This lot is in: 1 - Jewelry & Timepieces Session
    (Lots 73001-73153) - 7:00 PM Central Time, Tuesday, September 21, 2021.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions
    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



    Current Bid:
    $575
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