JADEITE, MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND DIAMOND DEMI-PARURE
天然翡翠 配 珍珠母 及 鑚石 項鏈及手鏈套裝
Comprising: a necklace, set with seven very translucent jadeite cabochons of emerald green colour suffused with dark green streaks, each reverse set with a mother-of-pearl cabochon, spaced with brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat pink gold, length approximately 600mm; and a bracelet, similarly set, length approximately 175mm; both necklace and bracelet length adjustable.
Largest jadeite cabochon approximately 8.21 x 8.09 x 1.30mm.
Both stamped Au750 and 750 for 18 karat pink gold. Necklace stamped d0.66ct and bracelet stamped d0.10ct referring to the total weight of diamonds respectively. Diamonds are bright and lively. Jadeite is very translucent, of emerald green colour, suffused with dark green streaks. Under strong illumination, there are typical inclusions, some surface reaching, few black spots. Mother-of-pearl is of white body colour, excellent lustre. Metal in near mint condition. Overall in excellent condition.
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