Lot 214
  • 214

Platinum, 18 Karat Gold and Diamond Pendant-Watch, Tiffany & Co., Circa 1910

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 USD
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Description

  • Tiffany & Co.
  • platinum, gold, diamond
Topped by a fleur-de-lys suspending a watch, the circular dial with Arabic numerals, set throughout with numerous old European and single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 7.50 carats, mechanical movement, signed Tiffany & Co., numbered 14561; the fleur-de-lys top detaches for wear as a brooch.

Condition

In very good condition. The watch is currently running. The top, dial, movement and dust cover numbered 14561; the dust cover also numbered 425. The fleur-de-lys top set with 35 diamonds, the remainder of the piece set with 198 diamonds. The diamonds are approximately G-J color, VS clarity. The crystal with one eye-visible scratch, otherwise the dial and the crystal are in good condition. The hinge and crown with some discoloration to the gold and the pinstem is slightly bent. Length approximately 2½ inches. Please see the Important Notice Regarding Watches on page 280 of the printed catalogue.
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.