View full screen - View 1 of Lot 1730. Van Cleef & Arpels | Sapphire, Mother-of-Pearl and Diamond Pendent Necklace / Wristwatch | 梵克雅寶 | 藍寶石 配 珍珠母 及 鑽石 項鏈 / 腕錶.
1730

Van Cleef & Arpels | Sapphire, Mother-of-Pearl and Diamond Pendent Necklace / Wristwatch | 梵克雅寶 | 藍寶石 配 珍珠母 及 鑽石 項鏈 / 腕錶

Restricted Species

Estimate:

500,000 to - 800,000 HKD

Property Of A Private Collector

Van Cleef & Arpels | Sapphire, Mother-of-Pearl and Diamond Pendent Necklace / Wristwatch | 梵克雅寶 | 藍寶石 配 珍珠母 及 鑽石 項鏈 / 腕錶

Van Cleef & Arpels | Sapphire, Mother-of-Pearl and Diamond Pendent Necklace / Wristwatch | 梵克雅寶 | 藍寶石 配 珍珠母 及 鑽石 項鏈 / 腕錶

Estimate:

500,000 to - 800,000 HKD

Lot sold:

1,386,000

HKD

Property Of A Private Collector

Van Cleef & Arpels | Sapphire, Mother-of-Pearl and Diamond Pendent Necklace / Wristwatch

梵克雅寶 | 藍寶石 配 珍珠母 及 鑽石 項鏈 / 腕錶


The wristwatch set with a pear-shaped sapphire, decorated with pear-shaped, brilliant- and calibré-cut diamonds, to the chain of sapphire beads spaced by white gold beads, with mother-of-pearl dial, length approximately 170mm, quartz movement, caseback signed Van Cleef & Arpels, numbered, French maker's and Swiss assay marks, to the similarly set necklace, length approximately 390mm, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, French assay and maker's marks for VCA, wristwatch can be attached to be worn as a pendent necklace, case stamped Van Cleef & Arpels.


Potential bidders who intend to export this lot are advised that certain permits may be required for export. If you are interested in this lot, please contact the Jewellery Department before bidding.

Metal in very good condition. Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, case back numbered HH 32887 3022159. French and Swiss assay and maker's marks. Stamped 750 for 18 karat white gold. Pear-shaped sapphire estimated to weigh approximately 1.00-1.30 carats is medium blue colour, of strong saturation, there are typical inclusions. Sapphire beads are of medium blue colour, of moderate saturation, there are typical inclusions, some surface reaching. Mother-of-pearl is white with overtones of green and rosé tones. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 10.00-13.00 carats are on average E-G Colour, mostly VS to SI clarity, as graded and gauged in the mount. 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.