Accompanied by GIA report no. 15792651, dated 3 April 2007, stating that the cushion-shaped ruby measuring 6.10 x 5.40 x 4.00mm, is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating, with foreign material in a surface-reaching fracture.
Please note that the GIA report is dated 2007 and might require an update.
Ruby pinkish red, with typical inclusions, some surface-reaching, scratches, abrasions, nicks and chips. For more information on the ruby, please refer to the GIA report. Diamonds bright and lively. Signs of wear to the metal consistent with age and use. In good condition. Gross weight approximately 4 grams. "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. 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."