• Jewels at South Kensington auction at Christies

    Sale 5895

    Jewels at South Kensington

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 106

    A late 19th century pearl, ruby and diamond cravat pin

    Price Realised  

    A late 19th century pearl, ruby and diamond cravat pin
    The baroque pearl in a bud design mount with alternate ruby and rose-cut diamond petals, to a rose-cut diamond tapered base, please note that the pearl has not been tested for natural origin


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    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. Please be advised that a purchasers inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).