From a Private Collection
EMERALD AND DIAMOND DEMI-PARURE
Comprising: a brooch designed as a bow, set with brilliant-cut and marquise-shaped diamonds, and a pair of earrings, each supporting a detachable emerald drop measuring approximately 16.95 - 18.55 x 38.95mm and 14.85 - 19.60 x 38.05mm respectively, the emerald drops can be worn on either piece, fitted case.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 97450, stating that the emeralds are of Colombian origin, with a moderate amount of artificial resin in fissures.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 97450, stating that the drop-shaped emeralds estimated to weigh approximately 75 and 70 carats, measuring approximately 16.95 - 18.55 x 38.95mm and 14.85 - 19.60 x 38.05mm, are of Colombian origin, with a moderate amount of artificial resin in fissures.
Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 28.00 - 30.00 carats, on average G-I colour, SI-I clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount. Emerald well matched, with surface-reaching inclusions. Overall in good condition. Total gross weight approximately 96 grams. Accompanied by a fitted case.
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