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    Sale 12182

    Important Jewels

    18 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 110

    A PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

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    A PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EAR PENDANTS, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
    Each detachable pendant, centering upon an oval-cut ruby, weighing approximately 4.66 and 3.58 carats, within a circular-cut diamond two-tiered surround, suspending a pear-shaped diamond fringe, from a surmount of similar design each centering upon an oval-cut ruby, weighing approximately 1.52 and 1.50 carats, 2 ins., with French assay marks for platinum and 18k gold, in a Van Cleef & Arpels beige box
    Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, no. M37513, with maker's marks
    Accompanied by report no. CS 1077720 dated 22 August 2016 from the AGL American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of the ruby, weighing approximately 4.66 carats, would be classified as Burma (Myanmar). Standard heat enhancement. Minor clarity enhancement, heating residues

    With report no. CS 1077721 dated 22 August 2016 from the AGL American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of the ruby, weighing approximately 3.58 carats, would be classified as Burma (Myanmar). Standard heat enhancement. Insignificant to minor clarity enhancement, heating residues

    With report nos. CS 1077722 and CS 1077723 dated 22 August 2016 from the AGL American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of the rubies, weighing approximately 1.52 and 1.50 carats, would be classified as Burma (Myanmar). No gemological evidence of heat


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    Provenance

    Previously sold at Christie's New York, Magnificent Jewels, 19 April 2004, Lot 417


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION