• Jewels at South Kensington auction at Christies

    Sale 5894

    Jewels at South Kensington

    8 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 216

    A small group of jewellery and watches

    Price Realised  

    A small group of jewellery and watches
    Comprising: a pair of ruby, sapphire and diamond flowerhead earstuds; a a pocketwatch by Omega, the circular dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds, the engine turned reverse with engraved monogram, dial signed Omega, case No. 6744076, the movement signed Omega Watch Co. seventeen 17 jewels four 4 adjustments and No. 5990244; a gold plated automatic "Constellation" wristwatch by Omega, the circular dial with baton markers and date aperture in rounded tonneau shaped case with gold plated maker's buckle, dial signed Omega Automatic Chronometer officially Certified Constellation; a graduated circular amethyst necklace in gilt claw mounts, approximately 45.2 cm. long; and pair of flowerhead earstuds (5)


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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).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot does not include the amethyst necklace and the estimate should be £500 to £700


    Post Lot Text

    Please note that as the strap for the above wristwatch may be made of endangered or protected materials, such as crocodile, it is not sold with the watch but is for display purposes only. Christie's will need to remove and retain the strap before collection by the purchaser.