Jadeite 'Ruyi' and Diamond Necklace and Pair of Matching Earrings. Estimate 5,000,000 — 6,000,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's
The necklace set with seven translucent jadeite plaques of emerald green colour carved as ruyis, embellished by brilliant-cut and pear-shaped diamonds; and pair of earrings en suite, each set with two jadeite ruyis of matching colour and translucency; the diamonds altogether weighing approximately 27.20 carats, mounted in 18 karat white gold, length approximately 430mm. (2)
Ruyis on necklace approximately 26.48 x 37.33 x 5.51mm to 14.46 x 10.80 x 2.72mm; ruyis on earrings approximately 12.71 x 17.21 x 3.13mm to 12.75 x 10.06 x 2.67mm.
Accompanied by two Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificates numbered KJ 88769(1-3) and KJ 88767 and KJ88768, both dated 13 January 2015, stating that the jadeites are natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".
Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite Hong Kong, 06 Apr 2015, 01:00 PM