COLLECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURED PEARL NECKLACES (COLLEZIONE DI COLLANE IN PERLE NATURALI E COLTIVATE)
From a Princely Family
COLLECTION OF NATURAL AND CULTURED PEARL NECKLACES
(COLLEZIONE DI COLLANE IN PERLE NATURALI E COLTIVATE)
Comprising three necklaces, each composed of a row of graduated natural and cultured pearls, one with a diamond clasp, length approximately 610mm, 400mm and 335mm respectively.
(Comprendente tre collane realizzate con un filo di perle naturali e coltivate in gradazione, una collana con fermezza in diamanti, lunghezza approssimativa 610mm, 400mm e 335mm .)
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Cultured pearl and diamond necklace: accompanied by Cisgem short report n. 14040 dated 26.06.2019 stating that the pearls, measuring approximately 9.50 - 10.00mm biggest and 5.50 - 6.00mm smallest, were found to be nucleated cultured pearls. Gross weight approximately 72 grams.
Cultured and natural pearl necklace: accompanied by Cisgem short report n. 14024 dated 27.06.2019, stating that the 153 pearls, measuring approximately from 7.00- 7.50mm biggest to 3.35 - 4.00mm smallest, were found to be for the most part nucleated cultured pearls and for approximately 25% natural. For a complete analysis the necklace must be unstrung. Gross weight approximately 24 grams.
Natural and cultured pearl necklace: accompanied by Cisgem gemological report n. 14039 dated 03.07.2019, stating that the 91 pearls, measuring approximately from 8.50 - 9.00mm biggest to 5.00 - 5.50mm smallest, were found to be for the most part natural, saltwater, for approximately 25% nucleated cultured pearls and few were identified as non nucleated freshwater cultured pearls. For a complete analysis the necklace must be unstrung. Gross weight approximately 38 grams.
In overall good condition.
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