Property of a Lady
COLLIER/BROCHE EMERAUDE ET DIAMANTS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS | EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
Estimate: 200,000 - 300,000 EUR
Property of a Lady
COLLIER/BROCHE EMERAUDE ET DIAMANTS, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
EMERALD AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
Le motif central amovible, orné d'une émeraude taille coussin rectangulaire pesant 18.22 carats dans un entourage de diamants taille poire et brillant, longueur 420 mm environ, signé Van Cleef & Arpels, numéroté, poinçons français pour l'or 18K (750°/00), poinçons de maître, poids brut 150.95 g, écrin signé Van Cleef & Arpels.
Accompagné d'un certificat gemmologique.
The center detachable, claw-set with a rectangular cushion-shaped emerald weighing 18.22 carats, within a surround of pear-shaped and brilliant-cut diamonds, length 420mm approximately, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered, French assay marks for 18 carat gold and maker's marks, gross weight 150.95 grams, fitted case stamped Van Cleef & Arpels.
Accompanied by a gemmological report.
Accompanied by GCS report no. 80239-07, dated 29 October 2019, stating that the emerald measuring 22.7 x 15.8 x 6.4mm is of Colombian origin, with moderate clarity enhancement. Also accompanied by LFG partial report no. BD0223311/4 dated 15 October 2019, stating that the emerald measuring 22.7 x 15.9 x 6.5mm is of Colombian origin, with moderate clarity enhancement (oil).
Clasp and brooch signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered M39881 (necklace) and M39175 (brooch), clasp stamped with maker's mark for VCA, both with French assay mark for 18 carat gold and 750. Estimated total carat weight is approximately 55.00-65.00 carats. Emerald with some very fine surface reaching inclusions and the base with some shallow indents. Overall condition good, gross weight 150.95 grams.
"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.
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