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Suna | Sapphire and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Earrings [藍寶石配鑽石項鏈及耳環一對]

Estimate:

100,000

to
- 150,000 USD

Captivated by Color: Important Jewels and Gemstones from an American Collector [華彩綺夢:美國重要珠寶及寶石珍藏]

Suna | Sapphire and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Earrings [藍寶石配鑽石項鏈及耳環一對]

Suna | Sapphire and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Earrings [藍寶石配鑽石項鏈及耳環一對]

Estimate:

100,000

to
- 150,000 USD

Lot sold:

126,000

USD

Captivated by Color: Important Jewels and Gemstones from an American Collector

[華彩綺夢:美國重要珠寶及寶石珍藏]


Suna

Sapphire and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Earrings

[藍寶石配鑽石項鏈及耳環一對]


Of floral design, the necklace set with oval-shaped orangy pink sapphires, decorated with numerous round diamonds throughout, accented by round diamonds of pink hue; the earrings similarly-set with oval-shaped padparadscha sapphires, necklace internal circumference 16½ inches, both pieces signed Suna, necklace numbered 2791, earrings numbered 2792.


Accompanied by two AGL reports: No. 1108801 dated July 29, 2020 stating that the sapphires are of Madagascar origin, with indications of heating for a small percentage of the sapphires.


No. 1108802 A and B dated July 29, 2020 stating that the sapphires are of Madagascar origin, with low temperature heating for some sapphires.


Additionally accompanied by 16 GRS reports dated January 8, 2013 to August 9, 2013 stating that the padparadscha sapphires are of Ceylon and Madagascar origin, with no indications of heating.


Please note that the diamonds of pink hue have not been tested for natural origin of color.

Each in good condition, the mountings with signs of only very minor wear, including light surface scratches. Necklace mounting stamped 18K, 20K for pink and white gold and PT950 for platinum; earrings stamped 20K and PT950. The sapphires, stated to weigh a total of 55.16 carats, ranging from light to medium pinkish orange to orangy pink, eye clean to slightly included. The diamonds, stated to weigh a total of 20.68 carats, are approximately G-H color, predominantly VS clarity. The diamonds of pink hue, stated to weigh a total of 1.69 carats, are light to medium purplish pink, VS-SI clarity. Total gross weight approximately 106 dwts. Necklace clasp fitted with a safety closure and closes securely. Earring length approximately 2 inches. Necklace width at widest area to the front approximately 2½ inches. Accompanied by a signed booklet from Suna. Accompanied by two AGL reports: No. 1108801 dated July 29, 2020 stating that the sapphires are of Madagascar origin, with indications of heating for a small percentage of the sapphires. No. 1108802 A and B dated July 29, 2020 stating that the sapphires are of Madagascar origin, with low temperature heating for some sapphires. Additionally accompanied by 16 GRS reports dated January 8, 2013 to August 9, 2013 stating that the padparadscha sapphires are of Ceylon and Madagascar origin, with no indications of heating. Please note that the diamonds of pink hue have not been tested for natural origin of color.


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.