Lot 314
  • 314

Pair of emerald and diamond ear clips

Estimate
42,000 - 62,000 CHF
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Description

  • Emeralds, diamonds, platinum, gold
Each set with a step-cut emerald weighing 3.29 and 3.94 carats, within a frame of pear-shaped diamonds, Harry Winston, unsigned, maker's marks for Jacques Timey.

Condition

Accompanied by SSEF report no. 90974, stating that the step-cut emeralds weighing 3.29 and 3.94 carats, measuring 9.49 x 9.48 x 5.05mm and 9.50 x 9.37 x 5.70mm, are of Colombian origin, with a minor amount of oil in fissures. Unsigned, one ear clip with maker's marks for Jacques Timey. Stamped Pt 950 for platinum and OR for gold. Emeralds well matched in colour, green of medium strong saturation, with typical inclusions, some surface reaching, minor scratches. For more information on the emeralds, please refer to the SSEF report. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 13.00 - 14.00 carats, on average G-H colour, VS-SI clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount. Little signs of wear to the metal consistent with light use. In very good condition. Total gross weight approximately 17 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."