28 November 2007,
Price realised HKD 106,250
Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 80,000
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING, BY CARTIER
Set with an oval-shaped cabochon sapphire weighing approximately 13.66 carats within a brilliant-cut diamond surround, mounted in gold, ring size 6¼, circa 1972
Signed Cartier, nos. HSA1140 and G24547
Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Cartier no. GE2000-202 dated 10 November 2000
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