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MARINA B PAIR OF GOLD 'ONDA' EARCLIPS AND GOLD AND RUBELLITE 'OCA' NECKLACE

Estimate:

12,000 - 18,000 USD

MARINA B PAIR OF GOLD 'ONDA' EARCLIPS AND GOLD AND RUBELLITE 'OCA' NECKLACE

MARINA B PAIR OF GOLD 'ONDA' EARCLIPS AND GOLD AND RUBELLITE 'OCA' NECKLACE

Estimate:

12,000 - 18,000 USD

MARINA B PAIR OF GOLD 'ONDA' EARCLIPS AND GOLD AND RUBELLITE 'OCA' NECKLACE


The flexible choker-necklace composed of gold geometric motifs, centered on an oval-shaped rubellite, the gold earclips with a scalloped motif.

  • Necklace internal circumference 11½ inches, expandable
  • Each signed Marina B, numbered C2033 and C2272
  • 18 karat gold
  • Total gross weight approximately 106 dwts

The choker-necklace in good condition, with minor surface scratches and areas of discoloration to the gold commensurate with wear; the earclips in very good condition with minor surface wear. The earclips with British hallmarks for London, 1997. The necklace numbered C2033, earclips numbered C2272.Spring insert in the necklace is composed of steel. The rubellite measuring approximately 16.1 x 11.1 mm (depth not measurable due to mounting), is strongly purplish pink, and moderately included, a few small surface reaching inclusions visible under 10x magnification. Gross weight of necklace approximately 88 dwts, gross weight of earclips approximately 18 dwts. Necklace fits best on a small neck.


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.