Gem Set, Diamond and Cultured Pearl Brooch | 寶石 配 鑽石 及 養殖珍珠 胸針
Gem Set, Diamond and Cultured Pearl Brooch
寶石 配 鑽石 及 養殖珍珠 胸針
Designed as a branch of cherry blossoms with movable flowers and buds, embellished with pink and purple sapphires, brilliant-cut diamonds, circular-cut yellow and pink sapphires and tsavorite garnets, emerald beads and cultured pearls, mounted in 18 karat white, yellow, pink and blackened gold.
Stamped 750 for 18 karat white, yellow, pink and blackened gold, S12.14, D4.87, S2.20, G3.17 and E2.41 referring to the total weights of the pink and purple sapphires, brilliant-cut diamonds, circular-cut yellow and pink sapphires, tsavorite garnets and emerald beads respectively. Coloured sapphires are of medium light tone, purplish pink, purple and yellow colour and low to medium-strong saturation, mainly eye-clean, with minor typical natural inclusions, some nicks and minor abrasions. Emeralds are of medium green colour and medium saturation, with some typical natural inclusions, a few minor abrasions and nicks, one tiny chip. Tsavorite garnets are of medium yellowish green colour and medium to strong saturation, with some typical natural inclusions, minor abrasions and nicks. Cultured pearls measuring approximately from 3.83-3.00mm, are of white body colour, very good lustre, some with rosé or green overtone. Diamonds are mainly about F-G colour, on average VS clarity, as graded in the mounting. Metals are in near new condition. Overall in excellent condition.
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