In good condition. The strongly saturated emerald is a medium deep slightly bluish green, lightly included with some very minor surface reaching fractures that do not affect the stone's stability. The diamonds are approximately E-G color, VVS-VS clarity. Two indistinct marks on the inside of the shank. Accompanied by a photocopy of SSEF report no. 33023 stating that the emerald is of Colombian origin, clarity enhancement: moderate, type: oil. Accompanied by AGL report no. CS 57163 stating that the emerald is of Classic Colombian origin, clarity enhancement: minor, type: traditional.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. Illustrations in the catalogue may not be actual size. Prospective purchasers are reminded that, unless the catalogue description specifically states that a stone is natural, we have assumed that some form of treatment may have been used and that such treatment may not be permanent. Our presale estimates reflect this assumption. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.