You have agreed to be bound by the Conditions of sale and if your bid is successful, you are legally obliged to pay for the lot you have won. The purchase price will be the sum of your final bid plus other applicable charges, such as the buyer’s premium, local taxes, shipping expenses, loss damage liability fees, customs duty/import tax and any other charges that may apply.
A Christie's specialist may contact you to discuss this lot or to notify you if the condition changes prior to the sale.
The condition of lots can vary widely and the nature of the lots sold means that they are unlikely to be in a perfect condition. Lots are sold in the condition they are in at the time of sale.
- Overall condition : good. Shows minor signs of wear. Minor abrasions throughout the gold from wear. Fitted with a single pinstem clipback. - Rock crystal: in good condition, some minor scratches at surface. - Diamonds: approximate total diamond weight of brooch: 0.30-0.50 carats. Bright and lively. - Sapphires: approximate total sapphire weight of brooch: 0.10-0.15 carats. With typical inclusions, a few surface-reaching and minor chips at the junction of the table's facets and at the girdle. - Please refer to the Conditions of Sale for further information regarding coloured stones.