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    Sale 2160

    Jewels: The New York Sale

    22 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 149

    AN IMPRESSIVE SUITE OF RUBY AND DIAMOND JEWELRY, BY CARTIER

    Price Realised  

    AN IMPRESSIVE SUITE OF RUBY AND DIAMOND JEWELRY, BY CARTIER
    Comprising a necklace, designed as a graduated alternating series of cushion-cut rubies and oval-cut diamonds, each within an 18k gold surround, the front gathered by a circular-cut diamond cluster, suspending two cushion-cut ruby and oval-cut diamond tassels; and a pair of ear pendants en suite, mounted in 18k gold and platinum, necklace 14½ ins., with French assay marks
    Each signed Cartier, Paris
    With reports 92017012 and 92017312 dated 2 March 2009 from the AGTA Gemological Testing Center stating that the data obtained during the examination of these rubies indicates that the probable geographic origin is Burma (Myanmar). No indications of heating. A fluid is present in fissures (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF AN AMERICAN COLLECTOR