A pair of sapphire and diamond cluster earrings

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Lot 125
A pair of sapphire and diamond cluster earrings

Sold for £ 866,500 (US$ 1,121,641) inc. premium
A pair of sapphire and diamond cluster earrings
The cushion-shaped sapphires, weighing 8.97 and 8.93 carats, each within a surround of old brilliant-cut diamonds, with an old brilliant-cut diamond surmount, converted from a late 19th century jewel, diamonds approximately 4.20 carats total, earring length 3.7cm

Footnotes

  • Accompanied by a report from SSEF stating that the sapphires are of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating. Report number 85864, dated 12 May 2016.

    Accompanied by a report from AGL stating that the sapphires are of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating. Report number CS 1075004 A and B, dated 13 April 2016.

    Accompanied by older reports from SSEF and Edelsteinbefundbericht. Please contact the Jewellery Department for further details.
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A pair of sapphire and diamond cluster earrings
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