GROUP OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND JEWELLERY, MIKIMOTO | 養殖珍珠 配 鑽石 套裝, 御木本 ( Mikimoto )
GROUP OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND JEWELLERY, MIKIMOTO
養殖珍珠 配 鑽石 套裝, 御木本 ( Mikimoto )
Comprising: a double strand necklace, composed of one hundred and twenty-eight cultured pearls, the front section joined by lozenge-shaped dividers set with brilliant-cut diamonds, to the similarly set clasp, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, length approximately 420mm; a double strand bracelet, composed of forty-four cultured pearls, to the clasp designed as a flower centring upon a cultured pearl, mounted in 14 karat yellow gold, length approximately 170mm; and a brooch, designed as a row of trillium flowers, embellished with four cultured pearls and brilliant-cut diamonds, suspending three swags of link chain, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold; all with maker's marks for Mikimoto.
All with maker's marks for Mikimoto.
Necklace: Stamped K18 for 18 karat yellow gold, and stamped 0.54Ct on the clasp and 1.14Ct on the lozenge-shaped divider referring to the total weight of diamonds. Cultured pearls measuring approximately 6.00 - 6.50mm, are round, of cream body colour.
Bracelet: Stamped K14 for 14 karat yellow gold. Cultured pearls measuring approximately 7.00 - 7.40mm, are round of white body colour.
Brooch: Stamped K18 for 18 karat yellow gold. Cultured pearls measuring approximately 5.70 - 7.28mm, are round of white body colour.
All cultured pearls with rosé and green overtones, and excellent lustre, under 10x magnification there are some surface blemishes but not noticeable when worn. Diamonds are bright and lively. Signs of normal wear to the metal, necklace with some minor discolouration on the gold. Overall in very good condition.
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