22 October 2014,
Price realised USD 5,000
USD 12,000 - USD 18,000
A GRAY CULTURED PEARL AND WHITE GOLD NECKLACE
Comprising twenty-eight gray cultured pearls, measuring from approximately 15.30 to 14.00 mm, spaced by white gold links, mounted in white gold, 33 ins.
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Please note that Lot 197 is being offered without reserve.
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