Accompanied by SSEF report no. 99327, stating that the oval pink sapphire, weighing 95.45 carats, measuring 28.87 x 21.78 x 16.77mm, is of Ceylon origin, with no indications of heating, together with an appendix letter.
Signed P SENA 705. Stamped 750 for 18 carat gold. Pink sapphire of medium strong saturation, with good transparency, some typical inclusions, a few surface reaching, minor nicks and abrasions around the girdle. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 3.00 - 3.50 carats, on average G-H colour, VS clarity, as far as yellow mount permits. Minor evidence of wear to the metal. Secured pendant hook. In very good condition. Gross weight approximately 36 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."