13 June 2007
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A CULTURED PEARL NECKLACE
Of twenty-seven graduated cultured pearls, measuring from approximately 15.00 to 17.10 mm, joined by a circular-cut diamond ball clasp, mounted in 18k white gold, 18 ins.
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