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    Sale 2717

    Jewels: The Hong Kong Sale

    26 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1726

    AN EXQUISITE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EXQUISITE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING

    Set with a cushion-shaped sapphire weighing 7.40 carats, flanked on either side by a cushion-shaped diamond weighing 1.08 and 1.07 carats, mounted in platinum, ring size 6

    Accompanied by report no. 0807121 dated 22 July 2008 from the Gübelin Gemmological Laboratory stating that the 7.40 carat sapphire is of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating

    Report no. CS 39772 dated 18 June 2008 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that based on available gemological information, it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the sapphire weighing 7.40 carats is natural, the origin of this material would be classified as Kashmir, heat enhancement: none, clarity enhancement: none

    Report no. 15184045 dated 15 August 2006 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the 1.08 carat diamond is G colour, VS2 clarity, with excellent polish and symmetry

    Report no. 14819833 dated 8 February 2006 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the 1.07 carat diamond is G colour, VS1 clarity, with excellent polish and symmetry


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    US$300,000-450,000