SEAMAN SCHEPPS | GEM-SET AND DIAMOND 'RIO' BRACELET
Property from a Private Collection, Palm Beach
GEM-SET AND DIAMOND 'RIO' BRACELET
Featuring five large cabochon gemstones including two aquamarines, heliodor, moon quartz and moonstone, spaced by links set with faceted colored stones including cushion-cut aquamarines, oval-shaped heliodors, round citrines and cabochon green tourmalines, completed by a clasp set with round diamonds, length 7⅜ inches, signed Seaman Schepps, numbered 22254, with maker's mark.
In good condition, the mounting with surface scratches and small nicks commensurate with wear, not noticeable when worn. Stamped 750 for 18 karat yellow and white gold. The aquamarine cabochons are medium light slightly greenish blue, moderately to heavily included, as is typical of cabochons. The faceted aquamarines are medium light slightly greenish blue, eye-clean to slightly included. The heliodor cabochon is medium strongly yellowish green, moderately included. The faceted heliodors are light yellow, eye-clean to slightly included. The moon quartz with a milky appearance, slightly included. The moonstone is very light yellowish green, moderately included. The citrines are medium slightly brownish yellow, eye-clean to slightly included. The tourmaline is medium deep green, slightly to moderately included. The diamonds, estimated to weigh a total of approximately 2.15 carats, are approximately F-G color, VVS-VS clarity. Gross weight approximately 78 dwts. Width approximately 1 inch. Clasp closes securely.
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