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    Sale 1359

    Jewels: The Geneva Sale

    20 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 195

    A RUBY AND DIAMOND "TOI & MOI" RING, MOUNTED BY CARTIER

    Price Realised  

    A RUBY AND DIAMOND "TOI & MOI" RING, MOUNTED BY CARTIER
    Of crossover design, set with a cushion-shaped ruby weighing 3.02 carats and an old-cut diamond weighing 2.60 carats, to the tapered baguette ruby and diamond shoulders, ring size 5, with French assay mark for gold
    Mounted by Cartier, no. R2373
    Accompanied by report no. 51622 dated 03 June 2008 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the ruby is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating


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    Special Notice

    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).


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY OF TITLE