6 - 7 April 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,000
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
AN UNMOUNTED OVAL-SHAPED CABOCHON SAPPHIRE
Sapphire, weighing approx. 4.79 cts, medium dark tone, good saturation, with typical inclusions, a few surface-reaching, a few tiny nicks to girdle, nice luster. Overall condition, good.
With report CS 41501 dated 9 December 2009 from the American Gemological Laboratories stating that it is the opinion of the Laboratory that the origin of this sapphire, weighing approximately 4.79 carats, would be classified as Ceylon (Sri Lanka). Heat Enhancement: None.
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