Lot 19: SILVER, 18 KARAT GOLD, AMETHYST AND ABALONE BROOCH, TONY DUQUETTE
- Consignment Designation: Potential Bidders Are Advised That This Lot May Not Be Exported
Catalog Note: Jewels by Tony Duquette are distinguished and daring, perfect for any occasion. For more information and related articles, please go to sothebys.com/tonyduquette.
Potential bidders are advised that it will not be possible to export this lot after the sale. Please contact the Jewelry Department for more details.
- Condition: In good condition. The silver displays some minor porosity and slight scratching, commensurate with wear. The double pin stem is functional and intact. The amethyst at the center is a medium purple and eye-clean; the cabochons are a medium-deep purple and slightly to moderately included. The abalone displays predominantly green and purple colors with some cracking and minor loss to the shell and is backed by a black composite, which provides stability to the abalone. Dimensions approximately 4 inches by 3 1/4 inches. Potential bidders are advised that it will not be possible to export this lot after the sale. Please contact the Jewelry Department for more details.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.
Accepted Forms of Payment
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Conditions of Sale
You agree to pay a buyer's premium of up to 25.0%% and any applicable taxes and shipping
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