Colour and Clarity: According to SSEF report, the pearl is natural, saltwater pearl. Please refer to the report for details. In our opinion, the natural pearl is of off-round shape, white colour with rosè overtone, good lustre with minor surface blemishes, which are not noticeable in normal visual distance. Diamonds together weighing approximately 0.80 carat, are about E to F colours, VS clarity. Signed "Chaumet Paris" to the shank.
Condition: Platinum ring mount, with signs of wear and some scratches to the shank, otherwise in 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. Illustrations in the catalogue may not be actual size. Prospective purchasers are reminded that, unless the catalogue description specifically states that a stone is natural, we have assumed that some form of treatment may have been used and that such treatment may not be permanent. Our presale estimates reflect this assumption. 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.