CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI
CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI
CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI
CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI
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Property from the Estate of Flora Cameron Crichton, San Antonio, Texas

CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Property from the Estate of Flora Cameron Crichton, San Antonio, Texas

CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Sold:5,000USD

Description

Property from the Estate of Flora Cameron Crichton, San Antonio, Texas

CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI


Composed of three strands of cultured pearls measuring from approximately 9.2 to 7.5 mm, the openwork square clasp set with round and single-cut diamonds, unsigned; circa 1967.


Accompanied by photocopy of invoice from Mario Buccellati, dated August 10, 1967, available upon request.

Condition Report

In good condition, the mounting with evidence of light wear, and discoloration to the gold, not noticeable when worn. Mounting tests as platinum and 18 karat gold. The round cultured pearls are of ivory to cream body color, with soft to strong rose and aubergine overtones, good luster, and minor to moderate blemishing including pitting, wrinkled and uneven skins, not noticeable when worn. The diamonds, stated to weigh a total of 2.85 carats, are approximately G-I color, SI clarity. Accompanied by photocopy of invoice from Mario Buccellati, dated August 10, 1967, available upon request.


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.

CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI
Property from the Estate of Flora Cameron Crichton, San Antonio, Texas
CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, BUCCELLATI
Lot Closed