Lot 7
  • 7

Pair of natural pearl ear studs

Estimate
24,000 - 34,000 CHF
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Description

  • natural pearl, metal
Each set with a button-shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 10.55 x 10.60 x 9.00mm and 11.00 x 11.05 x 8.80mm, screw back fittings.

Condition

Accompanied by SSEF report no. 76617 and GIA report no. 1162436293, each stating that the pearls were found to be natural, saltwater. According to the SSEF report the pearls weigh approximately 7.0 carat (28 grains) and 7.5 carat (30 grains) and measure approximately 10.55 - 10.60 x 9.00 mm and 11.00 - 11.05 x 8.80 mm, they are of white body colour, good lustre, few blemishes. Signs of normal wear to the metal, scratches consistent with use. In good condition. Total gross weight approximately 5 grams. Please note that Sotheby's is not responsible for the accuracy of any estimated weights provided by gemmological certificates.
"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."