Accompanied by SSEF report no. 94872, stating that the sapphires weighing 11.89 and 7.53 carats are of Ceylon origin, and that the sapphire weighing 8.22 carats is of Malagasy origin, all with no indications of heating.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 94872, stating that the oval sapphires weighing 11.89 and 7.53 carats, measuring 14.40 x 11.32 x 8.30mm and 12.27 x 9.82 x 6.75mm, respectively, are of Ceylon origin, and that the sapphire weighing 8.22 carats, measuring 12.16 x 9.58 x 7.99mm, is of Malagasy origin, all with no indications of heating.
Signed Cusi, Italian maker's mark. Stamped 950 Pt for platinum. Sapphires well matched in colour, blue of medium strong saturation, with typical inclusions visible under close inspection, small scratches, abrasions and small nicks to the girdles. For more information on the sapphires, please refer to the SSEF report. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 27.00 - 30.00 carats, on average G-H colour, VS-SI clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount. Signs of wear to the metal consistent with light use. Clasp secure, safety catch. In very good condition. Gross weight approximately 74 grams. Case stamped Cusi, inscribed Natale 1999. "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."