Current Bid: $3,500
Appraised Value: $24,210
One electronically tested 14KT yellow gold ladies cast and assembled ruby and diamond necklace. Seventeen inch length necklace features a flexible ruby and diamond bezel ribbon interspersed by diamond floret links, terminating in a concealed clasp with twin safeties. Bright polish finish with rhodium accents. Trademark is Orianne. Identified with markings of "14K". Condition is new, good workmanship. Containing:
Thirty-one prong set oval mixed cut natural rubies approximate total weight of 18.49ct., clarity is heavily included, type II, medium dark, very slightly brownish, slightly purplish red color, (GIA slpR 6/3), cut is good. Transmitting light somewhat diffusely, transparent to translucent. Naturally occurring internal and external characteristics are present. Indications of laboratory high temperature heat treatment, with glass and flux additives. Color grade is an average for the group. Graded in the setting. Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating, repolishing the surface, and ultrasonic cleaning.
Five Hundred Eighty-Nine prong set round brilliant cut diamonds approximate total weight of 589 Stones = 8.84ct. Graded in the setting.
Clarity 1-2 to 1-3
Color F - H
Total Weight of Colored Stones 18.49 ct.
Total Weight of Diamonds 8.84 ct.
Total Weight of Necklace 34.24 gm