• Magnificent Jewels from a Dist auction at Christies

    Sale 2401

    Magnificent Jewels from a Distinguished Private Collector

    10 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 208

    A SET OF RUBY AND DIAMOND JEWELRY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF RUBY AND DIAMOND JEWELRY
    Comprising a ring, set with an oval-cut ruby, weighing approximately 11.22 carats, within an oval-cut diamond cluster surround, to the graduated baguette or circular-cut diamond shoulders and hoop; and a pair of ear clips, each set with an oval-cut ruby, weighing approximately 8.59 and 8.23 carats, within an oval and pear-shaped diamond surround, mounted in platinum and gold
    With report CS 41131 dated 30 October 2009 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of the ruby, weighing approximately 11.22 carats, would be classified as East Africa. Enhancement: Heat

    With reports CS 41132 and CS 41133 dated 27 October 2009 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of the rubies, weighing approximately 8.59 and 8.23 carats, would be classified as Classic Thailand. Enhancement: Heat

    With ten reports dated from 27 October 1997 to 27 April 1999 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that ten of the oval-cut diamonds in the ring, weighing from approximately 0.47 to 1.14 carats, range from D to F color, and from internally flawless to VS2 clarity (2)


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