Property from a West Coast Estate
CULTURED PEARL, MULTI-COLORED SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE AND PAIR OF EARCLIPS
The necklace set with 18 multi-colored cultured pearls measuring from approximately 16.8 to 10.6 mm, alternating with round diamonds and 10 emerald-cut multi-colored sapphires, length 15¾ inches; and a pair of coordinating earclips set with multi-colored cultured pearls measuring from approximately 14.8 to 11.3 mm, spaced by baton-shaped links pavé-set with round diamonds. Fitted with posts.
Please note that the cultured pearls have not been tested for natural origin of color.
In good condition, with very minor surface wear to the mountings. Necklace clasp stamped 750 for 18 karat (white) gold; earclip mountings test as the same. The cultured pearls are round, off-round, and button-shaped, of various body colors including white, rose, mauve, dark gray, yellow, and olive, with overall good skin and luster, a few with very minor blemishes only visible under close inspection. The 10 multi-colored sapphires, weighing a total of approximately 21.00 carats, are of various hues including light pink, light violet, light orangy yellow, very light blue, very light green and medium yellowish orange. The diamonds on the necklace weighing a total of approximately 2.40 carats; the diamonds on the earclips weighing a total of approximately 1.05 carat; the diamonds are approximately F-H color, VS clarity. The earclips fitted with posts for wear on pierced ears. Please note that the cultured pearls have not been tested for natural origin of color.
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