14 December 2004
AN ART DECO DIAMOND RING, BY CHARLTON & CO.
Centering upon a circular-cut diamond, weighing approximately 1.20 carats, within a pierced single and old European-cut diamond surround, mounted in platinum, circa 1920, in a Charlton & Co. red leather case
Signed Charlton & Co.
With report 13660575 dated 10 September 2004 from the Gemological Institute of America stating that the diamond is H color, VS2 clarity
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