Lot 1783. Very Fine Pair of Natural Pearl and Diamond Pendent Ear Clips. Estimate 6,250,000 — 7,500,000 HKD (764,355 - 917,226 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's.

Each suspending a drop-shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 11.55 x 14.65mm and 11.20 x 15.10mm respectively, embellished with single-cut diamonds, to a cluster top set with marquise- and pear-shaped diamonds weighing 15.46 carats in total, mounted in platinum and white gold, top signed HW.

Accompanied by SSEF report numbered 87564, dated 14 September 2016, stating that both pearls are natural saltwater pearls; further accompanied by a SSEF letter stating that '...Assembling a matching pair of saltwater natural pearls of this size and quality is rare and exceptional'. Also accompanied by ten GIA reports, stating that the diamonds ranging from 2.01 to 1.00 carat are D to F Colour, IF to VS2 Clarity.

Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite, Hong Kong, 04 Apr 2017, 02:30 PM