10 December 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 12,500
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
A SAPPHIRE SINGLE-STONE RING
The oval-shaped sapphire weighing 12.47 carats to the rose-cut diamond bifurcated shoulders
Accompanied by report No. 52695 dated 21 October 2008 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the sapphire is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating
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