Metal tested as yellow gold. Signed Cartier, numbered 4888650. Emeralds of medium light bluish green colour and medium saturation, under 10x magnification there are typical inclusions, some surface reaching, minor chips and abrasion but hardly noticeable when worn. The baguette, circular-, single- and old mine- cut diamonds are bright and lively, baguette diamond with a chip to the corner under 10x magnification. Signs of normal wear on metal in consistent with use, overall in very 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. 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. 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.