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    Sale 12299

    Jewellery & Watches

    15 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 159

    A TURQUOISE, RUBY AND DIAMOND SUITE

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    A TURQUOISE, RUBY AND DIAMOND SUITE
    Comprising: a necklace composed of a single row of circular-cut rubies, with single-cut diamond drop spacers, suspending a pear shaped cabochon turquoise fringe with ruby three stone terminals, 36.8cm; the bracelet of wave design set with a row of cabochon turquoise between a single-cut ruby and diamond border, two rubies deficient, inner circumference 16.8cm; earrings of turquoise and ruby cluster design, one ruby deficient, clip fittings, 3.6cm (partly illustrated)


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    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. Please be advised that a purchasers inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).
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