Lot 1738
  • 1738


120,000 - 180,000 HKD
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Designed as a fairy, set with jadeite cabochons of very good translucency, ranging from bright emerald green to light green colour, decorated with rose- and brilliant-cut diamonds, highlighted by circular-cut rubies and pink sapphires, mounted in 18 karat white and blackened gold. Largest cabochon approximately 9.49 x 6.17 x 2.83mm.


Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. SJ 187902, dated 14 August 2019, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade". For further details, please refer to certificate. Stamped Au750 for 18 karat white and blackened gold, J10.598ct referring to total weight of jadeite, d3.540ct referring to total weight of diamonds. Jadeite cabochons ranging from bright emerald green colour to light green colour of very good translucency. Under strong illumination, there are typical inclusions, some darker streaks, fissures, some surface reaching. Rubies and pink sapphires ranging from medium purplish red to light purplish pink colour of strong to moderate saturation. Diamonds are bright and lively. Signs of minor wear to metal consistent with use. Overall in very good condition.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. 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. Illustrations in the catalogue may not be actual size. Prospective purchasers are reminded that, unless the catalogue description specifically states that a stone is natural, we have assumed that some form of treatment may have been used and that such treatment may not be permanent. Our presale estimates reflect this assumption.Certificates of Authenticity: Various manufacturers may not issue certificates of authenticity upon request. Sotheby's is not under an obligation to furnish the purchaser with a certificate of authenticity from the manufacturer at any time. Unless the requirements for a rescission of the sale under the Terms of Guarantee are satisfied, the failure of a manufacturer to issue a certificate will not constitute grounds to rescind the sale. Gemological Certificates and Reports: References in the catalogue descriptions to certificates or reports issued by gemological laboratories are provided only for the information of bidders, and Sotheby's does not guarantee and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, terms or information contained in such certificates or reports. Please also note that laboratories may differ in their assessment of a gemstone (including its origin and presence, type and extent of treatments) and their certificates or reports may contain different results.NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Catalogue Note

Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. SJ 187902, dated 14 August 2019, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".