A fancy-coloured diamond single-stone ring
Lot 200
A fancy-coloured diamond single-stone ring
Sold for £68,500 (US$ 111,858) inc. premium

Lot Details
A fancy-coloured diamond single-stone ring
The cut-cornered step-cut diamond, weighing 8.04 carats, between colourless step and brilliant-cut diamond shoulders, remaining diamonds approximately 1.50 carats total, ring size K

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by a report from GIA stating that the diamond is fancy yellow, natural colour, VVS2 clarity. Report number 1156685119, dated 27 September 2013.

    This diamond was given to the vendor's grandmother upon her engagement to Maxwell Arnold (Jack) Kriendler, president and co-owner of New York's iconic 21 Club. '21', officially opened on 1 January 1930, was one of America's most famous speakeasies from the Prohibition Era, with its own disappearing bar and a secret wine cellar. The 21 Club went on to become a social and political hub frequented by writers, artists, presidents and the rich and famous.
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