28 November 2001
A Burmese ruby and diamond cluster ring
The pear-shaped ruby weighing 9.02 carats within brilliant-cut diamond twin-tiered surround to the plain hoop, with French assay mark for gold and maker's mark
Accompanied by report No. 969591 dated 12 October 2001 from the Precious Stone Laboratory, London, stating that the ruby is of Mogok, Burmese origin, no evidence of heat treatment was detected
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Please note the ruby is also accompanied by a Gemstone report from SSEF stating Burmese origin, no indication of thermal enhancement.
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