15 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A cultured pearl, diamond and enamel ring, by David Webb
The single cultured pearl with brilliant-cut diamond surround and black onyx border, the shoulders set with a single line of brilliant-cut diamonds in channel mount to a tapering hoop, interior sprung clip, finger size expands to L
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