Current Bid: $350
Appraised Value: $3,895
Electronically tested 925 silver ladies cast & assembled ruby and white sapphire pendant with chain. The pendant features a ruby set within an elaborate white sapphire gallery, completed by a white sapphire set bail. The pendant is supported by an eighteen inch length 925 silver rope chain, terminating in a lobster claw clasp. Bright polish finish with milgrain detailing throughout. Trademark is Orianne. Identified with markings of "925". Condition is new, good workmanship.
One prong set pear mixed cut natural ruby approximate weight of 8.89ct., clarity is heavily included, type II, dark, very slightly brownish, slightly purplish red color, (GIA slpR 7/3), cut is good. Transmitting light somewhat diffusely, transparent to translucent. 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.
One hundred twelve prong set round mixed cut natural white sapphires approximate total weight of 2.11ct., 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.