Estate of Emanuel Trompeter, Deceased, Robin Carol Trompeter Gonzalez and Janet Ilene Trompeter Polachek, Co-Executors - Page 37

          and all kinds of “lovely” jewelry.16  Testimony also establishes            
          that the decedent owned various other items of jewelry and                  
          numerous diamonds, emeralds, and opals.  In sum, the testimony              
          and documentary evidence establish that the decedent owned the              
          following 18 assets which were not included in either the 25                
          seized assets or the known receipts and that were not reported on           
          the estate’s Federal estate tax return:                                     
               1.  Music collection consisting primarily of reel-to-reel              
               2.  Three Baker’s tables                                               
               3.  “Thousand dollar” watch                                            
               4.  Cash at home                                                       
               5.  31 coins                                                           
               6.  Various pieces of jade                                             
               7.  Various pieces of ivory                                            
               8.  One eight-ct. emerald and two other emeralds                       
               9.  Two opals                                                          
               10. Tennis bracelet with many one-ct. diamonds                         
               11.  Six other diamond tennis bracelets                                
               12. Ruby bracelet matching seized ruby necklace                        
                    and ring                                                          
               13. Sapphire bracelet matching seized sapphire                         
                    necklace and ring                                                 
               14.  Pinkie ring with three to four-ct. diamond                        
               15. Man’s three- to four-ct. diamond ring                              
               16.  Tie tack with three- to four-ct. diamond                          
               17. Ruby pin matching seized ruby necklace and ring                    
               18. Sapphire pin matching seized sapphire necklace and                 
          We find that the decedent retained ownership of these 18 assets             
          at his death.                                                               

               16 The decedent generally collected sets of jewelry that               
          included necklaces, earrings, brooches/pins, and bracelets.                 

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