View full screen - View 1 of Lot 1799. A FINE AND RARE 108 JADEITE BEAD, RUBELLITE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE  天然翡翠珠 配 紅寶碧璽及 鑽石 項鏈.
1799

A FINE AND RARE 108 JADEITE BEAD, RUBELLITE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE 天然翡翠珠 配 紅寶碧璽及 鑽石 項鏈

Estimate:

3,800,000 - 5,000,000 HKD

A FINE AND RARE 108 JADEITE BEAD, RUBELLITE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE 天然翡翠珠 配 紅寶碧璽及 鑽石 項鏈

A FINE AND RARE 108 JADEITE BEAD, RUBELLITE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE 天然翡翠珠 配 紅寶碧璽及 鑽石 項鏈

Estimate:

3,800,000 - 5,000,000 HKD

A FINE AND RARE 108 JADEITE BEAD, RUBELLITE AND DIAMOND NECKLACE

天然翡翠珠 配 紅寶碧璽及 鑽石 項鏈


Composed of one hundred and eight graduated translucent jadeite beads of emerald green colour, completed by a clasp designed as a rose set with brilliant-cut diamonds and carved rubellite, mounted in 18 karat white gold, length approximately 860mm.

Largest bead approximately 8.51mm.


Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. KJ 101718, dated 1 April 2020, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".

Please note that the clasp is set with rubellite and not ruby as stated in the printed catalogue.  

Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate no. KJ 101718, dated 1 April 2020, stating that the jadeite tested is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade". Please refer to the certificate for further details.

Stamped 750 for 18 karat white gold and 0.27 referring to the weight of diamonds. Jadeite beads measuring approximately 8.51mm to 6.09mm, of intense emerald green colour and good to very good translucency, under strong illumination, there are some clouds, minor darker specks commonly seen in natural jadeite. Carved rubellite is medium purplish red colour and medium saturation. Diamonds are bright and lively. Overall in very 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. 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.

Please note that the clasp is set with rubellite and not ruby as stated in the printed catalogue.