View full screen - View 1 of Lot 1754. AN UNIQUE PAIR OF DIAMOND, FANCY BLACK AND FANCY WHITE DIAMOND PENDENT EARRINGS  12.72及12.46卡拉 梨形 足色全美 鑽石 配 彩黑色鑽石 及 彩白色鑽石 吊耳環一對.
1754

AN UNIQUE PAIR OF DIAMOND, FANCY BLACK AND FANCY WHITE DIAMOND PENDENT EARRINGS 12.72及12.46卡拉 梨形 足色全美 鑽石 配 彩黑色鑽石 及 彩白色鑽石 吊耳環一對

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Estimate:

15,500,000 - 18,000,000 HKD

AN UNIQUE PAIR OF DIAMOND, FANCY BLACK AND FANCY WHITE DIAMOND PENDENT EARRINGS 12.72及12.46卡拉 梨形 足色全美 鑽石 配 彩黑色鑽石 及 彩白色鑽石 吊耳環一對

AN UNIQUE PAIR OF DIAMOND, FANCY BLACK AND FANCY WHITE DIAMOND PENDENT EARRINGS 12.72及12.46卡拉 梨形 足色全美 鑽石 配 彩黑色鑽石 及 彩白色鑽石 吊耳環一對

Estimate:

15,500,000 - 18,000,000 HKD

Lot sold:

18,175,000

HKD

AN UNIQUE PAIR OF DIAMOND, FANCY BLACK AND FANCY WHITE DIAMOND PENDENT EARRINGS

12.72及12.46卡拉 梨形 足色全美 鑽石 配 彩黑色鑽石 及 彩白色鑽石 吊耳環一對


Each suspending a pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 12.72 and 12.46 carats, to the square emerald-cut and cushion-shaped fancy black and fancy white diamond surmount weighing 5.11 and 4.25 carats, decorated with marquise-shaped diamonds weighing 1.11 and 1.07 carats respectively, embellished with circular-cut black diamonds and brilliant-cut diamonds, post and butterfly fittings.


Accompanied by two GIA reports no. 2175881657 and 6177857071, dated 13 November 2018 and 9 October 2018 respectively, stating that the 12.72 and 12.46 carat diamonds are both D Colour, Flawless, Excellent Polish and Symmetry; further accompanied by two diamond type classification letters each stating that the diamond is determined to be a Type IIa diamond. Type IIa diamonds are the most chemically pure type of diamond and often have exceptional optical transparency.

Accompanied by GIA report no. 2175392969, dated 14 January 2020, stating that the 5.11 carat diamond is Fancy Black, Natural Colour.

Accompanied by GIA report no. 2175493067, dated 2 January 2020, stating that the 4.25 carat diamond is Fancy White, Natural Colour.

Accompanied by two GIA reports no. 2198598876 and 1155614856, dated 18 March 2015 and 1 August 2013, stating that the 1.11 and 1.07 carat diamonds are both F Colour, Internally Flawless and VS1 Clarity, Excellent Polish and Symmetry respectively.

Please note that the circular-cut black diamonds have not been tested for natural colour origin.

Accompanied by two GIA reports no. 2175881657 and 6177857071, dated 13 November 2018 and 9 October 2018 respectively, stating that the 12.72 and 12.46 carat diamonds are both D Colour, Flawless, Excellent Polish and Symmetry; further accompanied by two diamond type classification letters.

Also accompanied by four GIA reports:

no. 2175392969, dated 14 January 2020, stating that the 5.11 carat diamond is Fancy Black, Natural Colour;

no. 2175493067, dated 2 January 2020, stating that the 4.25 carat diamond is Fancy White, Natural Colour;

no. 2198598876, dated 18 March 2015, stating that the 1.11 carat diamond is F Colour, Internally Flawless, Excellent Polish and Symmetry; and

no. 1155614856, dated 1 August 2013, stating that the 1.07 carat diamond is F Colour, VS1 Clarity, Excellent Polish and Symmetry.

Please refer to the reports and letters for further details. Please note that the circular-cut black diamonds have not been tested for natural colour origin.

Metal tested and butterfly fittings stamped 750 for 18 karat white gold. Inscribed 12.72, 12.46, 1.11, 1.07 referring to the individual weight of the pear- and marquise-shaped diamonds. Fancy White diamond is SI2-I1 clarity as graded in the mount. Brilliant-cut diamonds are bright and lively.

Metal in as new condition. Overall in excellent 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.