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    Sale 12573

    Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels

    31 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 2017

    A PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS
    Designed as a flowerhead, each set with a cushion-shaped ruby, weighing approximately 3.53 and 3.22 carats, within a two-tiered pear-shaped diamond surround, each weighing approximately 0.37 to 0.30 carat, mounted in gold, 2.2 cm
    Accompanied by report no. 14056006 dated 11 June 2014 from the Gübelin GemLab stating that the 3.53 carat ruby is of Burma (Myanmar) origin, with no indications of heating and this colour variety may also be called “pigeon’s blood red” in the trade

    Report no. 14056005 dated 11 June 2014 from the belin GemLab stating that the 3.22 carat ruby is of Burma (Myanmar) origin, with no indications of heating

    Thirty-two reports dated from 22 February 2013 to 22 September 2014 from the GIA Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamonds range from D to F colour, internally flawless to VS2 clarity

    US$350,000-480,000


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    Special Notice

    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. As a convenience to our bidders, we have marked these lots with Y. Please be advised that a purchaser¹s 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).