Lot 1764. Pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent earrings. Estimate 950,000 — 1,100,000 HKD. Lot sold 1,160,000 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's 2011.

Each suspending on a drop-shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 14.95 x 11.63 x 10.10mm and 14.55 x 11.50 x 10.15mm respectively, surmounted by two step-cut diamonds altogether weighing approximately 2.35 carats, mounted in platinum.

Accompanied by GIA reports numbered 2125854993, dated 23 November 2010, stating that the pearls are natural saltwater pearls, with no indication of treatment.

Sotheby's. Jewels and Jadeite, Hong Kong, 06 Apr 2011