This necklace has been broken but will be repaired at Sotheby's expense after the sale.
These are circular sapphires set into oval collets and not as stated in the catalogue.
This lot is accompanied by a photocopy of a GIA certificate from 1995, stating that the diamond weighing 3.07 carats is J colour and VVS2 clarity with faint fluorescence.
This Lot has been withdrawn from the sale.
This lot should have no VAT symbol in the printed catalogue. The item will be sold under the auctioneer's margin scheme and VAT will not be charged on the hammer price. Please refer to the catalogue for further VAT information.
This lot is being sold without reserve.
The estimates for this lot should be £15,000-£18,000 and not as stated in the printed catalogue.
This lot contains rubies.
Potential bidders who intend to export this lot are advised that permits may be required for import in certain countries . If you are interested in this lot please contact Jewellery Department before bidding.
The illustration of the bracelet is incorrectly numbered in the catalogue and should read 127
The illustration for this lot has been transposed with that of lot 158 in the printed catalogue.
The illustration for this lot has been transposed with that of lot 157 in the printed catalogue.
There is no certificate for the colour of the centre stone of this lot and should read diamond ring and not as stated in the printed catalogue.
There should be a symbol in the catalogue for this lot to indicate that Sotheby's owns the lot in whole or in part or has an economic interest in the lot equivalent to an ownership interest.