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    Sale 2629

    The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor: Online Only Timed Auction

    3 - 17 December 2011, Online

  • Lot 1394

    A SUITE OF CABOCHON RUBY, DIAMOND AND 18K GOLD JEWELRY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A SUITE OF CABOCHON RUBY, DIAMOND AND 18K GOLD JEWELRY
    Comprising a necklace, set with 12 oval cabochon rubies, 1 pear-shaped cabochon ruby, and approximately 203 circular-cut light yellow diamonds weighing approximately 20.00-25.00 carats total, VS-SI clarity, mounted in 18k gold, 18 ins.; a bracelet set with 5 oval cabochon rubies and approximately 78 circular-cut light yellow diamonds weighing approximately 7.00-8.00 carats total, ins.; a pair of ear clips set with 2 oval cabochon rubies and approximately 18 circular-cut light yellow diamonds weighing approximately 1.00-1.50 carats total, for pierced and non-pierced ears, with folding post; and a ring set with an oval cabochon ruby surrounded by 12 circular-cut diamonds weighing approximately 0.75-1.25 carats total, tarnish to gold evident, rubies deep purplish red opaque with typical inclusions, show signs of normal wear, overall condition good
    Ear pendants ¾ x ½ in., ring top ¾ x ¾ in. (4)


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    ADDITIONAL CHARGES AND SHIPPING RATES
    In addition to the winning bid amount, the winning bidder will be responsible for a Buyer's Premium amount equal to 20 of the winning bid. US Sales tax, where applicable, will be collected before the property can be released. For international buyers, the terms of sale are Delivered Duty Unpaid (DDU), and duty and sales tax will have to be paid by the client prior to shipment. For fashion items, you may not be eligible for preferential rate of duty and/or tax. If the winning bidder has a valid reseller's certificate for their purchase, they must seek reimbursement from the applicable government entity or other organization.

    Shipping charges will be applied to all lots based on the destination of the property, according to the following schedule:
    Domestic US shipping, including Alaska and Hawaii: $30.00;

    International shipping by zone:
    Zone 1: $31.00;
    Zone 2: $37.00;
    Zone 3: $41.00;
    Zone 4: $53.00.

    Shipping of the property will be handled exclusively by Christie's 3rd-party shipper. The in-person collection of this property is not permitted; all purchases will be shipped.

    Loss and Damage Liability charges associated with shipping will be applied based on the winning bid, destination of the property, and property type. For fine jewelry, domestic charges will equal 0.7 and international charges will equal 0.8 of Winning Bid + Buyer's Premium + Sales Tax with a $30 minimum. For all costume jewelry, fashion & accessories, and decorative arts, domestic charges will equal 1.5 and international charges will equal 2.0 of Winning Bid + Buyer's Premium + Sales Tax with a $15 minimum.

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit altogether the importation of property containing protected animal materials. Accordingly, clients should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import property into another country.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    By registering to bid, you hereby agree that the copyright, and any and all associated intellectual property and other rights for this item are exclusively retained by The Elizabeth Taylor Trust and/or Interplanet Productions, Ltd. Buyers of the Property will not receive the copyright or any related reproduction rights in the Property and all intellectual property rights are explicitly reserved by Seller and are freely exploitable by Seller in perpetuity. Furthermore, the use of Elizabeth Taylor’s name, photograph or likeness may not be used relating to this item without the express written permission of The Elizabeth Taylor Trust and/or Interplanet Productions Ltd.
    Additional charges, including Buyer’s Premium, Sales Tax, Shipping & Loss Damage & Liability Coverage will apply. Please see Lot Notes for details and restrictions.