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    Sale 5893

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    A pair of diamond and ruby earrings

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A pair of diamond and ruby earrings
    Each designed as a stylised folded ribbon with diamond and square-cut ruby chequer board pattern decoration with folding post and clip fittings (2)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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).
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