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    Sale 1418

    Geneva Magnificent Jewels

    15 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 114

    A RUBY AND DIAMOND RING

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUBY AND DIAMOND RING
    Set with an antique cushion-shaped ruby, weighing approximately 7.77 carats, between diamond-set shoulders, ring size 6, mounted in platinum
    Accompanied by report no. 86958 dated 18 July 2016 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the origin of the ruby is Burma (Myanmar), with no indications of heating, that the colour may also be called 'pigeon blood red'; and an Appendix letter on 'Exceptional ruby'.
    Report no. 0503005 dated 7 March 2005 from the Gübelin GemLab stating that the origin of the ruby is Burma (Myanmar), with no indications of heating.

    Please note that report no. 0503005 is over five years old and may require an update.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN ITALIAN LADY