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Natural pearl, diamond and ruby sautoir/necklace combination | 天然珍珠配鑽石及紅寶石長項鏈/項鏈組合

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Estimate:

200,000

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- 300,000 CHF

Natural pearl, diamond and ruby sautoir/necklace combination | 天然珍珠配鑽石及紅寶石長項鏈/項鏈組合

Natural pearl, diamond and ruby sautoir/necklace combination | 天然珍珠配鑽石及紅寶石長項鏈/項鏈組合

Estimate:

200,000

to
- 300,000 CHF

Bid:

140,000

CHF

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5 days, 12 hours

5 days, 12 hours

Natural pearl, diamond and ruby sautoir/necklace combination

天然珍珠配鑽石及紅寶石長項鏈/項鏈組合


Composed of graduated natural pearls of grey, brown and white body colours measuring from approximately 4.10 to 12.65mm, alternating with briolette diamonds and seed pearls, accented with two oval rubies weighing 1.59 and 1.66 carats framed with black enamel, length approximately 880mm, may be worn as a three row necklace, shortest length approximately 420mm.


Accompanied by SSEF report no. 114568, stating that the one hundred and seven pearls were found to be natural, saltwater, with no artificial colour modification (based on a random sampling), together with two gemmological reports for the rubies.

Accompanied by SSEF report no. 114568, stating that the roundish to oval, drop- and barrel-shaped hundred and seven pearls measuring from 4.10 to 12.65mm, were found to be natural, saltwater, with no indications of artificial colour modification; and GRS report no. 2018-037080 and no. 2017-037029, stating that the oval rubies weighing 1.66 and 1.59 carats, measuring 7.97 x 6.13 x 4.15mm and 7.76 x 5.83 x 3.86mm respectively, are of Mozambique origin, with no indications of heating.

 

Stamped 750 for 18 carat gold. Pearls white, slightly brown, slightly greyish brown to brownish grey and light grey to dark grey colour, partly with rose and green overtones, growth marks and blemishes, one pearl with a crack. For more information on the pearls, please refer to the gemmological report. Rubies red and pinkish-red of strong saturation, with typical inclusions, some surface-reaching, a few nicks and scratches. For more information on the rubies, please refer to the gemmological reports. Diamonds stated to weigh a total of approximately 22.00 - 25.00 carats, on average H-I colour, VS-SI clarity, a few abrasions on the facet edges. Area with loss of enamel. In good condition. Gross weight approximately 50 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."