PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE
PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE
PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE
PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE
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PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE

Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD

Lot Details

Description

PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE


Set with carved segments of lapis lazuli, coral and malachite, accented by round diamonds, signed VCA, Made in France, numbered NY 8K605-75, with French assay, export and workshop marks.


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

Condition Report

In good condition, with minor surface scratches and light tarnish to the mountings commensurate with wear. French assay and export marks for 18 karat gold. The diamonds, estimated to weigh a total of approximately 1.65 carats, are approximately E-F color, VVS-VS clarity. The coral is medium light reddish orange, well matched. The lapis lazuli is medium blue, well matched. The malachite is medium deep green, with typical banding. The hoops measuring approximately ¾ inch in length. 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.

Saleroom Notice

Please note that Sotheby’s cannot ship this property internationally due to endangered species materials.
PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE
PAIR OF CORAL, MALACHITE, LAPIS LAZULI AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS, FRANCE
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