Accompanied by AGL report no. 1098598, dated 1 February 2019, stating that the sapphire is of Ceylon origin, with no gemmological evidence of heat and no clarity enhancement. Please refer to the report for further details.
Inscribed 950 for platinum, 17.38cts referring to the weight of the sapphire. Sapphire of medium violetish blue colour and medium saturation, under 10x magnification, there are minor typical inclusions, and a few nicks but hardly noticeable to the unaided eyes. Diamonds are bright and lively.
Signs of minor wear to the metal, 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. 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.