Accompanied by SSEF report no. 72982, stating that the seventy-eight pearls measuring from approximately 6.85 to 12.05 mm were found to be natural, saltwater.
Clasp stamped 585 and 9K for 9 carat gold. According to the SSEF report , the round to oval and slightly barrel-shaped natural pearls measure approximately 6.85 - 7.75 - 12.05 - 7.80 - 7.00 mm, they are of white to light cream body colour, for further information, please refer to the report; good lustre, some with banding, blemishes or few growths marks. Clasp secure. Normal signs of wear to the metal. In good condition. Total gross weight approximately 60 grams. "In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Please note that colour, clarity and weight of gemstones are statements of opinion only and not statements of fact by Sotheby's. We do not guarantee, and are not responsible for any certificate from a gemological laboratory that may accompany the property. We do not guarantee that watches are in working order. 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. Prospective buyers should also refer to refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue, in particular to the Notice regarding the treatment and condition of gemstones and to the Notice regarding import of Burmese jadeite and rubies into the US. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."