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1657

Cartier | Gem Set, Diamond and Onyx Brooch | 卡地亞 | 寶石 配 鑽石 及 縞瑪瑙 胸針

Estimate:

350,000 to - 450,000 HKD

Property Of A Private Collector

Cartier | Gem Set, Diamond and Onyx Brooch | 卡地亞 | 寶石 配 鑽石 及 縞瑪瑙 胸針

Cartier | Gem Set, Diamond and Onyx Brooch | 卡地亞 | 寶石 配 鑽石 及 縞瑪瑙 胸針

Estimate:

350,000 to - 450,000 HKD

Lot sold:

1,008,000

HKD

Property Of A Private Collector

Cartier | Gem Set, Diamond and Onyx Brooch

卡地亞 | 寶石 配 鑽石 及 縞瑪瑙 胸針


Designed as a parrot holding a carved emerald, set with brilliant-cut diamonds and calibré-cut coloured gemstones, highlighted with emerald eyes and onyx beak, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, signed Cartier, numbered, French assay and maker's marks, pouch stamped Cartier.


Accompanied by Cartier Valuation Report.

Accompanied by Cartier valuation report. Please refer to report for further details. Signed Cartier, numbered 615778, stamped with French assay marks for 18 karat yellow gold, stamped with French maker's mark. Carved emerald weighing approximately 12.00cts are medium yellowish green colour, medium saturation, there are typical inclusions, some reaching the surface but hardly noticeable when worn. Diamonds weighing approximately 6.00cts in total are on average F - G Colour, mostly VS Clarity. Rubies weighing approximately 1.90cts in total are medium dark purplish red colour, medium strong saturation. Sapphires weighing approximately 1.90cts in total are medium dark blue colour, medium saturation. Yellow sapphires weighing approximately 2.40cts in total are medium dark yellow colour, medium strong saturation. Emeralds weighing approximately 2.30cts in total are medium dark bluish green colour, medium strong saturation. All coloured gemstones with typical inclusions and blemishes, as gauged and graded in the mount. Onyx beak in very good condition. Minor signs of wear on metal in consistent with use, 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.