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    Sale 12301

    Jewellery

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 128

    FIVE PAIRS OF DIAMOND AND GEM-SET EARRINGS

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    FIVE PAIRS OF DIAMOND AND GEM-SET EARRINGS
    Comprising: one designed as a a pavé ruby heart shaped drop with black diamond accents suspended from a smaller ruby and diamond heart panel with black diamond and ruby connecting link; another of abstract design composed of a central pavé diamond circular domes with light brown diamond line S shaped motif; another designed as diamond, cabochon sapphire and chrysoprase cluster flowerhead clips; one pair designed as diamond navette shaped pierced panel drops with central diamond-set numbers 8,5,7,3, to pavé diamond articulated oval domed panel suspensions; the last in the form of calibré ruby double-row scrolls (partly illustrated)
    Please note that the coloured diamonds have not been tested for natural colour


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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).
    These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale using a Temporary Import regime. Import VAT is payable (at 20%) on the Hammer price. VAT is also payable (at 20%) on the buyer’s Premium on a VAT inclusive basis. This VAT is not shown separately on the invoice. Where applicable Customs duty will be charged (per rate specified by HMRC guidance) on the Hammer price and VAT will be payable at 20% on duty. When a buyer of such a lot has registered an EU address but wishes to export the lot or complete the import into another EU country, he must advise Christie's immediately after the auction.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the illustrated earrings in this lot are gilt metal and paste set not diamond, sapphire and chrysoprase as incorrectly stated in the catalogue .