An impressive pair of ruby and diamond earrings
Lot 1206
An impressive pair of ruby and diamond earrings
Sold for HK$ 1,624,000 (US$ 209,546) inc. premium
Auction Details
An impressive pair of ruby and diamond earrings An impressive pair of ruby and diamond earrings
Lot Details
An impressive pair of ruby and diamond earrings
Each set with a square step-cut ruby, weighing 3.31 and 3.19 carats, within a surround of marquise-cut diamonds, diamonds approximately 7.90 carats total, length 2.1cm

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by a Gübelin Gemlab report stating that the natural rubies are "pigeon's blood red", with no indications of heat treatment and originate from Burma (Myanmar). Reports numbered 11100125 and 11100124, dated 26 October 2011.

    3.31及3.19克拉緬甸無加熱「鴿血紅」紅寶石及鑽石耳環
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Item contains ruby or jadeite

Please note that as a result of recent legislation ruby and jadeite gem stones of Burmese (Myanmar) origin may not be imported into the US. Rubies and jadeite of non-Burmese origin require certification before import into the US.

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