• Vintage and Modern Jewels at S auction at Christies

    Sale 5896

    Vintage and Modern Jewels at South Kensington, Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    19 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 25

    A group of twelve rings

    Price Realised  


    A group of twelve rings
    Comprising: an oval cabochon citrine and diamond cluster with orange guilloché enamel shoulders; a diamond and gem triple row band, the central line of princess-cut diamonds and calibré emeralds with diamond line borders and calibré ruby line detail; an oval cabochon emerald and diamond cluster; a diamond cluster; a ruby and diamond cluster with diamond and calibré ruby five row shoulders, one ruby deficient; a diamond set woven design domed panel; an oval onyx panel with diamond centre; a square green tourmaline, brilliant and baguette-cut diamond cluster; a pierced tapering band, the front with marquise shaped cabochon emerald, sapphire and ruby single stone detail and diamond leaf motif; a cut-cornered rectangular aquamarine and diamond three stone; a square blue topaz three stone; and a domed onyx single stone (12)

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    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).