Formerly in the Collection of Mathilde von Württemberg, Princess von Urach, Countess von Württemberg (1854-1907), daughter of Théodolinde de Beauharnais, Princess of Leuchtenberg (1814-1857), and Wilhelm von Württemberg, Earl von Württemberg, Prince von Urach (1810-1869),
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 96549, stating that the four drop shaped, button shaped and slightly oval pearls measuring approximately 12.70 x 13.05 x 17.00mm, 12.30 x 12.55 x 16.20mm, 9.20 x 9.30 x 7.90mm and 8.35 x 8.60 x 9.75mm, were found to be natural, saltwater.
Natural pearls of slightly cream and light cream colour, with good skin and lustre, small pinpoints. For more information on the pearls, please refer to the SSEF report. Diamonds bright and lively. Signs of wear to the metal commensurate with age and use. Total gross weight approximately 14 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. 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."