Accompanied by a CISGEM report no 4978, stating that each earring contains coral.
One earring fittings with Swiss import assay marks for 18 carat gold and stamped 750 for 18 carat gold, the other with matching but much fainter marks. Coral deep orangey red, opaque, with typical light colour mottling and natural surface features visible under magnification. Onyx deep brown to black, seed pearls of white body colour with predominantly white overtones. Light scratches to surfaces consistent with age and wear. Each approximately 69mm in length overall. "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."