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    Sale 12181

    Magnificent Jewels & the Cullinan Dream

    9 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 89

    A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS

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    A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS
    Each suspending a round brilliant-cut diamond, weighing approximately 5.16 and 5.10 carats, from a graduated baguette-cut diamond line, to the square-cut diamond surmount, 1 5/16 ins., mounted in platinum
    Accompanied by report nos. 1218174630 and 5151919573 dated 26 February 2016 from the GIA Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamonds are D color, Flawless clarity, with excellent cut, polish and symmetry

    Each with a supplemental letter from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamond has been determined to be a Type IIa diamond. Type IIa diamonds are the most chemically pure type of diamond and often have exceptional optical transparency. Type IIa diamonds were first identified as originating from India (particularly from the Golconda region) but have since been recovered in all major diamond-producing regions of the world. Among famous gem diamonds, the 530.20 carat Cullinan I and the 105.60 carat Koh-i-noor, are examples of Type IIa


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