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    Sale 2160

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    22 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 39

    A THREE-STRAND PEARL, CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE

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    A THREE-STRAND PEARL, CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE
    Of forty-seven, fifty-two and sixty graduated pearls and cultured pearls, measuring from approximately 3.30 to 8.70 mm, ranging in color from light silvery gray to greenish gray to purplish grayish black, to the openwork single and circular-cut diamond clasp of spiral motif, centering upon a silvery white pearl, mounted in platinum and 18k white gold, 13 ins., with French assay marks and maker's mark (indistinct)
    With report 2105598443 dated 12 March 2009 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that one hundred pearls are natural saltwater pearls and fifty-nine are cultured pearls. Majority of the pearls have been dyed


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