• Jewels: The New York Sale, wit auction at Christies

    Sale 2306

    Jewels: The New York Sale, with The Catherine the Great Emerald Brooch and The Emperor Maximilian Diamond

    22 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 151

    A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

    Price Realised  

    A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING
    Set with a hexagonal-cut sapphire, weighing approximately 24.70 carats, flanked on either side by a modified kite-shaped diamond, to the baguette-cut diamond gallery, mounted in platinum, in a Cartier red leather box
    Mounted by Cartier, no. 804042
    With report CS 28996 dated 10 January 1994 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the laboratory, based on the weight of evidence, that the origin of this sapphire would be classified as Burma, even though certain internal characteristics are also associated with other locations. Heat Enhancement: None


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