The nine larger diamonds are estimated to weigh approximately 4.60 carats in total, mixed in colour and clarity, on the whole the diamonds are H-L colour, VS-I clarity.
The flower head is detachable but can not be worn on its own. Signs of wear and scratches to the mount, some discolouration and tarnish to mount and signs of repair. Condition is fair to good.
The brooch is accompanied by an unmounted circular-cut diamond weighing 0.46 carats, J-K colour, SI clarity. "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 and to the Notice regarding import of Burmese jadeite and rubies into the US. 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."