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    Sale 2628

    Jewels: The Hong Kong Sale

    2 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 3002


    Price Realised  

    Set with a cushion-shaped ruby weighing 4.15 carats, flanked on either side by a brilliant-cut diamond weighing 1.00 and 0.98 carats, mounted in 18k white gold, ring size 5½
    Accompanied by report no. 0405020 dated 9 June 2004 from the Gübelin Gemmological Laboratory stating that the 4.15 carat ruby is of Burma (Myanmar) origin with no indications of thermal enhancement

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    Special Notice

    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. As a convenience to our bidders, we have marked these lots with Y. Please be advised that a purchaser¹s inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).