Current Bid: $2,750
Appraised Value: $23,100
One electronically tested 14KT yellow gold ladies cast and assembled ruby and diamond necklace. Condition is new, good workmanship. The flexible seventeen and a quarter inch length necklace features an interlocking series of ruby and diamond bezels, completed by a concealed box clasp with twin safeties. Bright polish finish with rhodium accents. Trademark is Orianne. Identified with markings of "14K". Containing:
Forty-nine prong set rectangular standard step cut natural rubies, measuring 6.00 x 4.00 x 2.60mm, approximate total weight of 41.03ct., clarity is heavily included, type II, medium dark, moderately strong, slightly purplish red color, (GIA slpR 6/4), cut is good. Transmitting light somewhat diffusely, transparent to translucent. Naturally occurring internal and external characteristics are present. Measurements are an average for the group. Indications of laboratory high temperature heat treatment, with glass and flux additives, Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating. repolishing the surface, and ultrasonic cleaning. Graded in the setting.
One thousand, seventy-eight prong set single cut diamonds, measuring 0.90 - 0.90 x 0.59mm (depth est.) exact total weight 1078 Stones = 3.15ct. Graded in the setting.
Clarity I-1 to I-2
Color G - 1
Total Weight of Colored Stones 41.03ct.
Total Weight of Diamonds 3.15ct.
Total Weight of Necklace 32.60 gm