PAIR OF NATURAL PEARL AND DIAMOND EARRINGS, LATE 19TH CENTURY AND LATER
Each composed of a drop-shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 12.10 - 12.15 x 21.35mm and 11.30 - 11.90 x 21.00mm respectively, to a floral cap set with rose and cushion-shaped diamonds, and a surmount millegrain-set with circular-cut diamonds, post and hinged back fittings, maker's mark.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 113326, stating that the pearls were found to be natural, saltwater.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 113326, stating that the drop-shaped pearls measuring approximately 12.10 - 12.15 x 21.35 mm and 11.30 - 11.90 x 21.00 mm, were found to be natural, saltwater.
Each stamped PAUL to clip fitting. Pearls drop shaped, of cream body colour with predominantly white overtones, some imperfections to areas of nacre including pitting, banding and crazing, overall in good condition. Estimated total diamond weight approximately 2.50 - 3.00 carats, mixed colour and clarity grades. Each length approximately 52mm, combined gross weight approximately 15 grams. Overall in good condition.
"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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