Accompanied by AGL report no. CS 52672, stating that the sapphire weighing 74.20 carats, measuring 24.91 x 21.22 x 14.39mm, is of Ceylon origin, with no indications of heating.
Stamped OR 750 for 18 carat gold. Inscribed S 74.20, referring to the stated carat weight of the sapphire, and D 52.15, referring to the stated total carat weight for the diamonds. Diamonds on average K-M colour, SI-I clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount. Clasp secure, safety catch difficult to open. In good condition. Gross weight approximately 140 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."