12 October 2004
A SINGLE-STRAND NATURAL PEARL AND RUBY NECKLACE
Composed of thirty-nine graduated pearls, measuring from approximately 5.70 to 11.50 mm, joined by a cushion-cut ruby clasp, weighing approximately 5.60 carats, within a single-cut diamond frame, mounted in silver and 18k gold, 14¼ ins.
With report 13438447 dated 13 July 2004 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the pearls are natural
With report CS 36996 dated 4 May 2004 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory, based on the weight of evidence, that the origin of the ruby would be classified as Burma (Myanmar). Heat Enhancement: None. Clarity Enhancement: None
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