Notice Regarding the Sale of Material from Endangered Species.
Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country
THE PROPERTY OF AN EAST COAST COLLECTOR
cf. Amanda Vaill and Janet Zapata, Seaman Schepps: A Century of New York Jewelry Design, The Vendome Press, New York, 2004, page 153