Stamped on one of the tines with London hallmarks, 18 carat gold and year date 1965. Brooch fitting with British marks and 18.
Pear-shaped diamond measuring approximately 8.05 x 6.2mm, depth difficult to gauge due to the nature of mount, clarity estimated VS2, colour H-I. Remaining diamonds are bright and lively, estimated clarity SI2-I2, estimated colour H-J. Calculated to weigh approximately 2.6-2.7 carats in total. Sapphires are mid-blue, typical inclusions visible under magnification, stones with normal surface wear such as small chips, rubbed facets and some surface scratches. Calculated to weigh approximately 1.00-1.10 carats in total. Metal surfaces with normal signs of wear, surfaces scratches and tiny pits. Some of the tines seems to be slightly bent. Length approximately 66 x 78mm. Brooch fitting closes securely. Overall condition good. "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."