Current Bid: $275
Appraised Value: $2,255
Electronically tested 925 silver ladies cast & assembled ruby and white topaz pendant with chain. The pendant features a ruby set within a white topaz bezel, completed by a silver bail with a yellow gold overlay. The pendant is supported by an eighteen inch length 925 silver designer style chain with a yellow gold overlay, terminating in a spring ring clasp. Bright polish finish with a yellow gold overlay and milgrain detailing Trademark is Orianne. Identified with markings of "925". Condition is new, good workmanship.
One prong set square cushion cabochon cut natural ruby approximate weight of 14.18ct., type II, dark, very slightly brownish, slightly purplish red color, (GIA slpR 7/3), cut is good. Transmitting light very diffusely, opaque. Naturally occurring internal & external characteristics are present. Indications of laboratory high temperature heat treatment, with glass & flux additives. Graded in the setting. Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating, repolishing the surface, & ultrasonic cleaning.
Thirty-six prong set round mixed cut natural white topazs approximate total weight of 0.67ct., clarity is eye clean, colorless, very slightly grayish, white color, (GIA W 0/3), cut is good. Transmitting light with no distortion, transparent, Color grade is an average for the group, Graded in the setting.