Ruby of Burmese origin cannot be imported into the US. This piece contains a ruby of Burmese origin and therefore cannot be imported into the US. Please contact the jewellery department for further information or see our Important Notices.
SSEF report states that the emerald measures approximately 11.60 x 9.80 x 4.75 mm and weighs approximately 3.40 carats, the ruby measures approximately 11.00 x 10.45 x 4.50 mm and weighs approximately 5.20 carats, both stones have been gauged in the mount, with typical crystal inclusions, some visible to the unaided eye, a few are surface reaching, few scratches, nicks and abrasion; for further details, please refer to the SSEF report. Natural pearls of white body colour, with few typical blemishes but overall smooth skin, larger cultured pearl with banding, good lustre. Diamonds bright and lively. The section set with the ruby is slightly loose. Signs of normal wear to the metal, small areas of soldering to the back, scratches consistent with use. In 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. 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 and to the Notice regarding import of Burmese jadeite and rubies into the US. 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."