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    Sale 1350

    Magnificent Jewels

    15 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 303

    A RUBY AND DIAMOND 'FLOWER' NECKLACE, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE

    Price Realised  

    A RUBY AND DIAMOND 'FLOWER' NECKLACE, BY MICHELE DELLA VALLE
    Designed as a graduated series of pavé-set ruby and diamond flowers, spaced by smaller tulips, with pavé-set diamond leaves and stems, suspending a tassel of similar design, each with an oval-shaped ruby centre, mounted in 18k white gold, 38.0 cm, in a Michele della Valle case
    With maker's mark for Michele della Valle, no. 106143
    Accompanied by report no. 49513 dated 18 September 2007 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the rubies are of Burmese origin, eighteen with no indications of heating and the remaining four with indications of heat and moderate residue in fissures


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