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Indian Gold, Ruby and Emerald Bead Necklace. photo Doyle New York

The stylized floret plaques set with 63 round rubies, spaced by fancy-shaped plaques set with 44 oval rubies, total approximately 21.00 cts., all spaced by 20 emerald beads approximately 5.8 to 5.6 mm., approximately 35.2 dwt. Length 20 1/2 inches. Rubies: bright rich pinkish-red, well-matched, minor table edge abrasions, not visible to eye, lively. Emerald beads: deeper green than photo. Gold: rich yellow gold color. Good condition. Estimate $6,000-8,000 Sold for $17,500


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Indian Gold, Foiled-Back Diamond and Jaipur Enamel Cuff Bangle Bracelet. photo Doyle New York

The wide tapered pierced cuff composed of multiple rows of foiled-back table-cut diamonds, edged by gold, spaced by slender green enamel bands, the reverse applied with green, red and white Jaipur enamel, approximately 92.7 dwt. Inner circle 6 1/2 inches. Green enamel dot trim on both edges. Good condition. Width 1 9/16". Estimate $8,000-12,000 Sold for $8,750

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Indian Gold, Foiled-Back Ruby and Diamond Ring. photo Doyle New York

Centering one round foiled-back faceted ruby approximately 5.15 cts., within a pierced gold mount, the shank fashioned as a stylized serpent, set with 25 foiled- back single-cut diamonds and 16 pear-shaped foiled-back rubies, approximately 15.5 dwt. Size 6. Ruby: deep rich red, minor scratches and nicks, not visible to eye, lively. Rich yellow gold color. Nice mounting. Good condition. Estimate $6,000-8,000 Sold for $8,750


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Indian Gold, Seed Pearl, Foiled-Back Ruby, Diamond and Enamel Cuff Bangle Bracelet. photo Doyle New York

The hinged cuff composed of five square-shaped panels encrusted with numerous seed pearls, centering and quartered by 20 foiled-back buff-topped cabochon rubies, outlined by 270 round diamonds approximately 6.75 cts., the inside of the bracelet decorated with a black enamel and cut-out gold flower motif, approximately 64.5 dwt. Inner circle 6 1/2 inches. Rubies: deep rich red, good polish. Diamonds: J-K-VS-SI. Good condition. Width 1 1/4". Estimate $6,000-8,000 Sold for $7,500

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Indian Gold, Blue Enamel, Diamond, Biwa Pearl and Jaipur Enamel Fringe Necklace. photo Doyle New York

Composed of a continuous line of fancy-shaped blue enamel panels set with numerous foiled-back table-cut diamonds, centering one pendant of similar design, all suspending fringe of biwa pearl and blue glass beads, the reverse applied with white, red, green and blue Jaipur enamel. Length adjustable. Good condition. Estimate $1,500-2,000 Sold for $5,938

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Indian Gold, Pearl, Foiled-Back Multicolored Stone, Emerald Bead and Jaipur Enamel Fringe Necklace. photo Doyle New York

Composed of pearls approximately 5.2 to 3.3 mm., supporting 9 pear-shaped foiled-back cat's-eye, oxblood coral, emerald, diamond, ruby, pearl, sapphire, yellow sapphire and citrine pendants, each tipped by a foiled-back table-cut diamond, within rope-twist gold wire frames and gold twisted wire and seed pearl fringe, with one emerald bead drop, the reverse applied with red, white and green Jaipur enamel. Length 16 1/2 inches, adjustable. Pearls: slightly creamy, vari-shaped, medium luster. Emerald bead: medium deep green. Good condition. Estimate $2,000-3,000 Sold for $6,250

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Pair of Indian Gold, Pearl, Foiled-Back Diamond and Turquoise Glass Bead Pendant-Earrings. photo Doyle New York

Topped by florets set with 14 foiled-back circular cut diamonds, suspending large circular hoops outlined in 34 graduating navette-shaped foiled-back table-cut diamonds, accented within by 10 navette-shaped foiled-back table-cut diamonds, the whole supporting pearl and turquoise glass bead fringes. Good condition. Posts. 3 3/4 x 2". Estimate $4,000-6,000 - Sold for $5,313

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Indian Gold, Enamel and Foiled-Back Diamond Animal Head Bangle Bracelet. photo Doyle New York

Ap. 53.3 dwt. Inner cir. 6 3/8 inches. Estimate $400-600 - Sold for $3,125

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Pair of Indian Gold and Foiled-Back Ruby Pendant-Earrings. photo Doyle New York

18 kt., topped by 2 modified pear-shaped faceted rubies, joined by a line of 10 heart-shaped rubies, suspending clusters of 22 pear and modified pear-shaped faceted rubies, accented by rose-cut diamonds, all foil-backed, framed and backed by gold, approximately 36 dwt. Rubies: deep rich raspberry red, well-matched, lively, brighter pinkish-red than photo. Backed in rich yellow gold. Good condition. Posts. 4 1/2 x 1 1/4". Estimate $8,000-12,000 Unsold

Doyle New York, Important Estate Jewelry, December 8, 2010 www.doylenewyork.com