26 May 2009,
Price realised HKD 43,750
Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 80,000
A SET OF DIAMOND AND RUBY JEWELLERY
Comprising a ring, designed as a bombé band set with brilliant-cut diamonds, to the calibré-cut ruby border; a bracelet set with three pavé-set diamond slightly bombé open panels, joined to the polished gold and diamond-set links, mounted in 18k gold, ring size 5¼, bracelet 17.0 cm long
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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