26 November 2013
THE EMPRESSES OF THE ORIENT
A UNIQUE PAIR OF NATURAL PEARL AND DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS
Each white natural pearl drop measuring approximately 11.3 - 11.4 x 17.8 and 12.0 - 12.0 x 18.5 mm, joined to the brilliant-cut diamond cap, surmounted by a natural white button pearl measuring approximately 13.7 - 13.7 x 11.3 and 13.7 - 13.8 x 12.0 mm, to the brilliant-cut diamond hook, mounted in 18k white gold, 5.0 cm long
Accompanied by report no. 69864 dated 23 September 2013 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the analysed properties confirm the authenticity of these four saltwater natural pearls; also accompanied by an appendix stating that the pair of saltwater natural pearls possesses outstanding characteristics and merits special mention and appreciation. These pearls of highly attractive size have been selected carefully and set as a perfect combination in this pair of ear-pendants. Their main beauty relies on their perfect button and drop shapes, combined with a highly matching white colour and an excellent lustre. Assembling a pair of ear-pendants with natural pearls of this size and quality and with such a matching shape is very rare and exceptional. Thus, these pearls can be considered a true treasure of nature and have been named "the Empresses of the Orient"
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