Accompanied by CISGEM report no 5725, stating that the emerald is of Colombian origin, with indications of minor clarity enhancements.
Brooch pin with partial French assay mark for 18 carat gold, partial maker's mark. Emerald mid green, transparent, with typical inclusions visible to the naked eye, measuring approximately 10.4 x 9.15 x 4.2mm, calculated to weigh approximately 2.77 carats. Light wear to facet edges and some minor chips to girdle of stone. Diamonds bright and lively, estimated total diamond weight approximately 7.50 - 9.50 carats, estimated to be approximately J-K colour, VS2 - SI1 clarity on average. Brooch fitting secure. Light scratches consistent with wear. In good condition. "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. 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."