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Finely hand crafted, the white cultured pearl drop (11.5mm) with an open multi-layer bead set diamond surmount and the diamond set terminus suspended from a fancy link platinum and diamond station chain, with threaded pin stem, signed and marked for platinum. The full cut round diamond accents weigh approximately 1.12 total carats (F-G color, VVS-VS clarity).
Born in Istanbul, Turkey, Michael Bogosian (1950-2014) began an early apprenticeship at age ten in his home country, immigrating to California as a teenager He founded his retail jewelry store, Matthew's, in 1972 and soon became known for his signature diamond designs, craftsmanship, and is a recipient of numerous awards.
Pearl displays a white body color with rose overtones, good luster, lightly spotted surface, and acceptable nacre quality.
$400 - 800