CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]
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CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]

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CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]
CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]
CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]
CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]
CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]
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CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]

Estimate:

220,000 - 260,000 CHF

Property of a Lady of Title [私人收藏]

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CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]

CHAUMET [尚美] | FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905 [紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]

Estimate:

220,000 - 260,000 CHF

Lot sold:

302,400

CHF

Description

Property of a Lady of Title

[私人收藏]


CHAUMET

FINE RUBY AND DIAMOND NECKLACE, CIRCA 1905

[尚美]

[紅寶石配鑽石項鏈,約1905年]


Composed of sixteen graduated clusters spaced by trefoil motifs, set with cushion-shaped rubies weighing from 0.68 to 4.37 carats, and circular-cut and cushion-shaped diamonds, length approximately 420mm, unsigned, French assay marks and maker's mark for Chaumet.


Accompanied by SSEF report no. 86169, stating that fifteen rubies are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating; and SSEF report no. 86287, stating that one ruby weighing 1.04 carats is of Burmese origin, with indications of heating and minor residue in fissures.

Condition report

Accompanied by SSEF report no. 86169, stating that fifteen rubies are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating; and SSEF report no. 86287, stating that one ruby weighing 1.04 carats is of Burmese origin, with indications of heating and minor residue in fissures.


Unsigned. Clasp stamped with French assay marks for 18 carat gold and maker's mark JC with crescent moon and star for Chaumet, additionally stamped MD. Largest and smallest rubies measuring approximately 5.70 x 4.66 x 2.53mm to 10.99 x 8.18 x 4.60mm. Estimated total diamond weight approximately 22.00 - 25.00 carats, estimated to be approximately H-I colour on average, varying clarity grades. Largest cluster (centre) approximately 17 x 20mm including diamonds and settings. Rubies with surface-reaching fissures, some with resulting cavities, some areas of minor wear to facet edges. Links well-articulated, clasp in good working order. Gross weight approximately 44.8 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.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."