22 June 2016
A PAIR OF OF CORAL, TOURMALINE AND DIAMOND EAR CLIPS
Of bombé form, each centering upon an oval cabochon green tourmaline surrounded by circular-cut diamonds, to the oval cabochon coral surround, with polished and twisted gold accents, 1 1/8 ins. mounted in gold
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