Lot 1601
  • 1601

Wood and Diamond 'Clématite' Brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels, Circa 1970

Estimate
65,000 - 80,000 HKD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Van Cleef & Arpels
  • wood, diamond, yellow gold
Designed as a clematis, the petals set with polished letterwood, highlighted by brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, signed and numbered B1003B59.

Condition

Colour and Clarity: In our opinion, the diamonds weighing approximately 0.40 carat, are about F to G colours, VS clarity. Signed and numbered to the back. Condition: Karat yellow gold mount, signs of normal wear, otherwise in very 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.