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3044B Boston
December 5, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

Antique Natural Pearl Necklace

Auction: Fine Jewelry - 3044B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 05, 2017 10:00AM


Antique Natural Pearl Necklace, composed of 100 pearls graduating in size from approx. 3.35 to 6.12 mm, the clasp set with an old European-cut diamond weighing approx. 0.75 cts., silver-topped gold mount, lg. 20 1/4 in., in a Raymond Yard box.

Note: Accompanied by GIA report no. 6187778822, dated October 11, 2017, stating that the pearls are natural, saltwater, Pinctada species, no indications of treatment.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Pleasing, well matched, ivory with rose overtones. Out of round. Some loss to skins. Diamond faces up white but draws color. Clean under magnification.

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Pearl Necklace