PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS
PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS
PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS
PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS
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Property from the Estate of Flora Cameron Crichton, San Antonio, Texas

PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

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

PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot Sold:9,375USD

Description

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

PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS


The two cultured pearls measuring approximately 11.8 and 11.5 mm, set within clusters of lozenge motifs set with round diamonds, signed Sterlé Paris, numbered 9.030, with French assay marks; circa 1972.

Condition Report

In good condition, with minor surface scratches to the mounting commensurate with age and wear. French assay marks for platinum and 18 karat (white) gold. the cultured pearls are of white body color, with very good skin and luster, and soft rose overtones. The diamonds, estimated to weigh a total of approximately 4.75 carats, are approximately F-G color, predominantly VS clarity, one with a chip to the pavilion visible under 10x magnification. Length approximately 1⅜ inches. Photocopy of Sterlé invoice dated October 13, 1972 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.

PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS
Property from the Estate of Flora Cameron Crichton, San Antonio, Texas
PAIR OF CULTURED PEARL AND DIAMOND EARCLIPS, STERLÉ, PARIS
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