Accompanied by SSEF report no. 91556, stating that the oval rubies measuring from approximately 5.65 x 4.65 x 3.30mm to 6.65 x 5.50 x 2.15mm, calculated to weigh from approximately 0.7 to 0.8 carats, are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating, some of 'pigeon blood' colour.
Signed Winston, maker's mark for Jacques Timey. Stamped Pt 950 for platinum, 750 for 18 carat gold and OR for gold. Rubies well matched in colour, red of medium strong to strong saturation, with typical inclusions, some surface reaching, minor scratches and abrasions. For more information on the rubies, please refer to the SSEF report. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 29.00 - 31.00 carats, on average G-H colour, VS clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount. Scratches to the metal consistent with use. Clasp secure, safety catch. In very good condition. Gross weight approximately 136 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."