Accompanied by SSEF report no. 103918, stating that the cabochon emeralds, measuring approximately 10.00 x 11.50 x 15.00mm, and 13.50 x 10.50 x 7.25mm, estimated to weigh approximately 11 and 7.7 carats, are of Colombian origin, with a minor amount of oil in fissures.
Signed M GERARD, numbered CS 267, French maker's mark for Vassort, 34 rue St. Etienne, 75001 Paris, assay mark for 18 carat gold. Emeralds with some surface reaching inclusions and fissures. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 25.00 - 28.00 carats, on average G-H colour, VS clarity, as gauged and graded in the mount. In good condition. Gross weight approximately 37 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."