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    Sale 1991

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    16 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 319

    AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

    Price Realised  

    AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
    Set with an octagonal-cut emerald, weighing approximately 19.40 carats, flanked on either side by a modified shield-shaped diamond, mounted in yellow-plated platinum, with maker's mark, (accompanied by an identical simulant emerald and diamond ring, mounted by Van Cleef & Arpels. no. 2643 SO)
    Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, N.Y., no. 46494
    With report 12002610 dated 28 December 2007 from the AGTA Gemological Testing Center stating that the data obtained during the examination of this emerald indicates that the probable geographic origin is Colombia. Minor clarity enhancement. The identity of the clarity enhancing substance was determined to be oil (2)


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