• Jewels: The New York Sale, wit auction at Christies

    Sale 2306

    Jewels: The New York Sale, with The Catherine the Great Emerald Brooch and The Emperor Maximilian Diamond

    22 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 167

    A VIOLET SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VIOLET SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING
    Set with a cushion-cut violet sapphire, weighing approximately 9.67 carats, flanked on either side by a pear-shaped diamond, mounted in 18k gold
    With report 1112300924 dated 11 November 2009 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that it is an expert opinion, based on a collection of observations and analytical data, that the origin of this violet sapphire is Sri Lanka. No indications of heating


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