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Lot 0336
A spinel and gem-set pendant. The cushion-shape purple spinel, with colourless gem highlight stepped, graduated sides, similarly-designed spacer and tapered surmount, suspended from a 9ct gold fancy-link chain. Chain with hallmarks for Birmingham, 1990. Length of pendant 4cms. Length of chain 45cms. Total weight 9.4gms.


  • Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Pendant possibly converted from another item.
  • Chain and pendant metals different colours.
  • Spinel is a dark purple hue, with fair saturation and dark tone.
  • Small, scattered crystal inclusions.
  • Minor abrasion, nicks and nibbles at the culet and some facet edges.
  • Estimated dimensions of spinel 9.9 by 7.9 by 5.9mms.
  • Two of the colourless gems are significantly chipped.
  • Varied inclusions.
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    A spinel and gem-set pendant. The cushion-shape purple

    Estimate £80 - £120May 04, 2017
    Birmingham, UK