Natural Pearl, Diamond and Onyx Brooch | 天然珍珠 配 鑽石 及 縞瑪瑙 胸針
Natural Pearl, Diamond and Onyx Brooch
天然珍珠 配 鑽石 及 縞瑪瑙 胸針
Set with a baroque natural pearl shaped as a bird, perched on the onyx and brilliant-cut diamond branch, suspending two diamond briolettes, mounted in 18 karat white gold.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 86630, dated 27 June 2016, stating that the pearl is a non-nacreous natural pearl from a marine mollusk.
Potential bidders who intend to export this lot are advised that certain permits may be required for export. If you are interested in this lot, please contact the Jewellery Department before bidding.
Potential bidders who intend to export this lot are advised that certain permits may be required for export. If you are interested in this lot, please contact the Jewellery Department before bidding. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 86630, dated 27 June 2016, stating that the pearl is a non-nacreous natural pearl from a marine mollusk. Please refer to the report for further details. Stamped 750 for 18 karat white gold, D1.04 and D0.36 referring to the total weight of the diamond briolettes and brilliant-cut diamonds respectively. Pearl measuring approximately 18.25 x 15.00 x 12.05mm, of baroque-shaped with white body colour, under close inspection and strong lighting, there are fine flame structure. Onyxes are in very good condition. Diamond briolettes are about J-K colour and VS clarity, as graded in the mounting. Brilliant-cut diamonds are bright and lively. Metal in near new condition. Overall in excellent condition.
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