Sale 18JL02 | Lot 109

Pair of Gold, Gem-Set and Diamond Fish Earrings

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 109
Pair of Gold, Gem-Set and Diamond Fish Earrings
18 kt., the stylized fish composed of 8 fancy-shaped cabochon amethysts and pink and green tourmalines, with 8 round cabochon ruby eyes, accented by 26 square and fancy-shaped pink sapphire scales, set with 52 round diamonds approximately 1.45 cts., attributed to Craig Drake, approximately 25.2 dwts.


C Property of a Southern Estate

Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Amethysts: top fish heads are medium deep purple with deep lavender hues, slightly included, translucent, good polish; pendants are medium purple, cleanish to slightly included, translucent, good polish.

Cabochon pink tourmalines: medium pink, moderately included, slightly visible to eye, translucent, good polish.
Square-cut pink tourmalines: medium purplish-pink, well-matched, cleanish to slightly included, lively.

Green tourmalines: deep vivid green, slightly to moderately included, transluncent, good polish.

Diamonds: G-H-VS.

Cabochon rubies: bright medium deep pinkish-red, translucent, good polish.

Good condition. Normal wear. Posts and clip-backs. 1 3/4 x 15/16 inches.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000
Sold for $3,125 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important Jewelry

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