A 9ct gold single-strand cultured pearl necklace. Comprising of sixty-seven slightly graduated cultured pearls, measuring approximately 8.3 to 5mms, to the marquise-shape ruby and single-cut diamond push-piece clasp. Hallmarks for Sheffield. Length 44.5cms. Overall condition fair. Surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and dents in keeping with general age and wear.Diamonds fairly bright.Estimated total diamond weight under 0.10ct.Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.Ruby medium pinkish-red, fairly well saturated, with fair clarity and typical inclusions.Stones in fair condition with some abrasion and minor nibbles to the girdle and facet edges. Cultured pearls are have a yellow hue, with slight pink ovrtones. Minor nacre damage to some. Fairly good lustre. Cultured pearls fairly well matched, differ slightly in shape and size. Some are slightly off-round. Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.The US prohibits the importation of items containing rubies or jadeite originating in Burma. For your convenience we have applied this notice to lots which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma, or those of indeterminate origin. Please be advised that inability of a purchaser to import any such item into the US or elsewhere will not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale.Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.