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Moussaieff | Impressive emerald and diamond demi-parure | Moussaieff | 祖母綠配鑽石首飾套裝

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1,410,000

to
- 2,350,000 CHF

Property from a Royal Family

Moussaieff | Impressive emerald and diamond demi-parure | Moussaieff | 祖母綠配鑽石首飾套裝

Moussaieff | Impressive emerald and diamond demi-parure | Moussaieff | 祖母綠配鑽石首飾套裝

Estimate:

1,410,000

to
- 2,350,000 CHF

Bid:

1,400,000

CHF

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Property from a Royal Family

Impressive emerald and diamond demi-parure

Moussaieff

Moussaieff | 祖母綠配鑽石首飾套裝


Comprising: a necklace composed of a row of pear-shaped diamonds, the front set with oval diamonds, alternating with step-cut emeralds supporting a fringe of pear-shaped emeralds and diamonds, length approximately 375mm, and a pair of pendent earrings, post fittings, maker's marks. 


Accompanied by SSEF report no. 101366 and no. 116565, stating that the emeralds weighing from 1.57 to 14.08 carats, are of Colombian origin, with a minor to a moderate amount of oil in fissures; together with eighteen GIA reports stating that the diamonds weighing from 1.03 to 6.10 carats are D to F Colour, Internally Flawless to VS2 Clarity. Also accompanied by a copy of a Moussaieff certificate of authenticity.

Please note that the GIA reports are dated from 1994 to 2001, and may require an update. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 101366, date 18 July 2018, stating that the step-cut emeralds weighing 14.08, 13.85, 11.78, 7.10, 6.16, 5.78 and 4.91 carats, measuring from 15.18 x 14.85 x 9.28mm to 12.24 x 11.44 x 4.23mm, are of Colombian origin, the emeralds weighing 14.08, 7.10, 6.16, 5.78 and 4.91 carats with a minor amount of oil in fissures, and the emeralds weighing 13.85 and 11.78 carats with a moderate amount of oil in fissures. Also accompanied by report no. 116565, dated 22 March 2021, stating that the pear-shaped emeralds weighing 4.35, 4.29, 3.85, 3.05, 1.85, and 1.57 carats, measuring from 14.05 x 9.33 x 5.31mm to 9.96 x 7.38 x 3.59mm, are of Colombian origin, the emeralds weighing 1.85, 3.05, 3.85 and 4.29 with a minor amount of oil, the emeralds weighing 4.35 and 1.57 carats with a moderate amount of oil in fissures. Accompanied by eighteen GIA reports dated from 1994 to 2001, no. 11430829, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 1.03 carats, measuring 9.35 x 6.06 x 3.08mm, is D Colour, VVS2 Clarity; no. 5336908, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 1.11 carats, measuring 8.57 x 5.90 x 3.60mm, is F Colour, VS2 Clarity; no. 5327500, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 1.13 carats, measuring 8.85 x 5.73 x 3.55mm, is F Colour, Internally Flawless; no. 5340165, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 1.14 carats, measuring 8.98 x 5.87 x 3.57mm, is F Colour, VVS2 Clarity; no. 5327502, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 1.15 carats, measuring 9.01 x 5.90 x 3.50mm, is F Colour, VS1 Clarity; no. 11354338, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 1.27 carats, measuring 9.25 x 6.39 x 3.47mm, is D Colour, VS2 Clarity; no. 11390744, stating that the oval brilliant-cut diamond weighing 3.03 carats, measuring 10.78 x 7.95 x 5.10mm, is F Colour, VS2 Clarity. no. 10391886, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 4.03 carats, measuring 13.90 x 8.56 x 5.39mm, is E Colour, Internally Flawless; no. 8514689, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 4.04 carats, measuring 13.56 x 8.65 x 5.70mm, is E Colour, VVS2 Clarity; no. 10880319, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 5.01 carats, measuring 15.24 x 9.89 x 5.64mm, is E Colour, VS2 Clarity; no. 11353414, stating that the oval brilliant-cut diamond weighing 5.01 carats, measuring 13.86 x 9.67 x 5.67mm, is D Colour, VS1 Clarity; no. 11570808, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 5.03 carats, measuring 15.41 x 9.87 x 5.36mm, is D Colour, VS1 Clarity; no. 11382292, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 5.03 carats, measuring 14.93 x 9.53 x 6.02mm, is E Colour, VVS1 Clarity; no. 8530480, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 5.04 carats, measuring 15.05 x 9.10 x 6.03mm, is D Colour, VS2 Clarity; no. 11047055, stating that the oval brilliant-cut diamond weighing 5.20 carats, measuring 14.25 x 9.96 x 5.71mm, is F Colour, VVS2 Clarity; no. 10643376, stating that the pear brilliant-cut diamond weighing 5.57 carats, measuring 15.77 x 10.42 x 5.99mm, is F Colour, Internally Flawless; no. 10839013, stating that the oval brilliant-cut diamond weighing 6.03 carats, measuring 14.56 x 9.45 x 6.22mm, is F Colour, VS2 Clarity; no. 11205937, stating that the oval brilliant-cut diamond weighing 6.10 carats, measuring 13.90 x 10.33 x 6.15mm, is E Colour, Internally Flawless. Also accompanied by a copy of a Moussaieff certificate of authenticity. Maker's marks. Stamped PT950 for platinum and 750 for 18 carat gold. Emeralds weighing a total of approximately 82.62 carts, green of medium strong saturation, with typical inclusions, some surface-reaching, with a few minor nicks, chips and scratches, some with cavities. For more information on the emeralds, please refer to the SSEF reports. Remaining diamonds stated to weigh a total of approximately 20.14 carats, on average D to E Colour, Internally Flawless to VS2 Clarity (diamonds stated to weight a total of approximately 86.09 carats). Signs of wear consistent with use and age. Minor signs of tarnish to the reverse. In good condition. Total gross weight approximately 82 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."