Lot 433
  • 433

18 Karat Gold, Platinum, Coral, Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, David Webb

50,000 - 70,000 USD
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  • David Webb
  • gold, platinum, coral, emerald, diamond
Designed as a carved coral chimera, accented by round diamonds weighing approximately 5.70 carats, the collar set with round emeralds, completed by pear and oval-shaped cabochon emeralds, internal circumference 6ΒΌ inches, signed Webb.


In good condition with surface wear and minor discoloration typical of vintage jewelry. Diamonds approximately F-G color, VS clarity. Emeralds medium-deep green; faceted stones lightly to moderately included, the cabochons moderately to heavily included. Fine surface crack to the coral extending from one of the cat's eyes to its neck, but in otherwise good condition. Light peach-pink coral with minor color mottling. Fitted with a safety closure.
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.Certificates of Authenticity: Various manufacturers may not issue certificates of authenticity upon request. Sotheby's is not under an obligation to furnish the purchaser with a certificate of authenticity from the manufacturer at any time. Unless the requirements for a rescission of the sale under the Terms of Guarantee are satisfied, the failure of a manufacturer to issue a certificate will not constitute grounds to rescind the sale. Gemological Certificates and Reports: References in the catalogue descriptions to certificates or reports issued by gemological laboratories are provided only for the information of bidders, and Sotheby's does not guarantee and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, terms or information contained in such certificates or reports. Please also note that laboratories may differ in their assessment of a gemstone (including its origin and presence, type and extent of treatments) and their certificates or reports may contain different results.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.

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