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    Sale 7442

    Jewellery

    12 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 174

    A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING
    The octagonal-shaped sapphire weighing 12.95 carats to the marquise-cut diamond shoulders and baguette-cut diamond sides, circa 1965, ring size N, in fitted maroon leather case
    Accompanied by report no. 984254 dated 27 September 2007 from the Precious Stone Laboratory London stating that the sapphire is of Kashmir origin, no evidence of heat treatment was detected

    Report no. 49877 dated 13 November 2007 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the sapphire is of Kashmir origin, no indications of heating


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