Accompanied by report no. 11342 from the Gem & Pearl laboratory dated 22nd May 2015, stating that the pearls are natural, saltwater. Measuring from approximately 2.5 to 5.8mm.
Pearls of oval shape, some of round shape. Pearls are not very well matched, of white and cream body colour, some with pink overtone. Lustre low to medium. Typical blemishes, some loss to nacre, some banding and small dimples and imperfections. Diamond bright and lively, weighing approximately 0.15 carat. Clasp opens easily, needs attention. Some scratches and small pits. Length measuring approximately 450 mm. Overall condition commensurate with age and wear. "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."