Lot 1818. Pair of 7.75 and 6.27 carats Kashmir Sapphire and Diamond Pendent Earrings. Estimate 10,200,000 — 13,000,000 HKD (1,301,418 - 1,658,670 USD). Courtesy Sotheby's.
Each set with a cushion-shaped sapphire weighing 7.75 and 6.27 carats, embellished with brilliant-cut diamonds, hook fittings.
Accompanied by two Gübelin reports no. 19067327 and 19067328, both dated 20 June 2019, stating that the sapphires are of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating.
Also accompanied by three AGL reports no. CS 42323, CS 42324 and CS 42323-24, all dated 29 June 2010, stating that the sapphires are of Kashmir origin, with no gemmological evidence of heat and no clarity enhancement; AGL report no. CS 42323-24 further stating that the Matched Pair RatingTM is Excellent; further accompanied by AGL letter stating that 'The sapphires described in this report are singularly distinguished and together make a pair of unique rarity...The superb color of these sapphires is further complemented by a superior cut resulting in numerous deep, rich internal color reflections and brilliance. These sapphires also possess a high clarity, providing a superior degree of transparency.
Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite, Hong Kong, 07 Oct 2019