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AN EXCEPTIONAL SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING
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AN EXCEPTIONAL SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING
US
NY, US
US

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In good condition, with light wear to the mounting, commensurate with light use. Mounting tests as platinum. Partially numbered 25_76. The sapphire is of blue hue, a bright, medium tone and strong saturation, color-zoning is very subtly visible face-up and more readily so at certain angles where it is distinct; high degree of clarity with a shallow feather in the crown; slight abrasions to the facet junctions and some light chipping to the girdle. The diamonds weighing approximately 1.20 carats, are approximately F-G color, VS clarity. Accompanied by AGL report no. 1087732 stating that the sapphire is of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 101746 stating that the sapphire is of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating, this color variety of sapphire may also be called 'royal blue' based on SSEF reference standards. Accompanied by Gübelin report no. 17102109 stating that the sapphire is of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating. 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.

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Property From a Family Collection, Texas


*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.

*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.


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