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CORAL, ONYX AND DIAMOND BRACELET, LACLOCHE FRÈRES

Restricted Species

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Property from a Private Collection, Washington D.C.

CORAL, ONYX AND DIAMOND BRACELET, LACLOCHE FRÈRES

CORAL, ONYX AND DIAMOND BRACELET, LACLOCHE FRÈRES

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 7,000 USD

Lot sold:

28,750

USD

Property from a Private Collection, Washington D.C.

CORAL, ONYX AND DIAMOND BRACELET, LACLOCHE FRÈRES


Designed as a torsade composed of three strands of coral beads measuring approximately 5.4 to 3.9 mm, the clasp of woven design set with a coral cabochon, polished onyx, and old European, single and rose-cut diamonds, length 7¼ inches, signed Lacloche Frères; circa 1930. With signed box.


Please note this property cannot be shipped internationally due to endangered species materials.

In good overall condition, the mounting with minor surface scratches commensurate with age and wear. The coral bead torsade would benefit from being restrung. The coral beads are medium red-orange, evenly colored. The polished onyx in good condition, the underside of each cabochon carved, where a previous mounting may have rested. The diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 0.40 carat are bright and lively. Please note this property cannot be shipped internationally due to endangered species materials.


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.

Please note that Sotheby’s cannot ship this property internationally due to endangered species materials.