Lot 68. Pair of 9.07 and 8.09 carats "Royal Blue" Burmese sapphire and diamond earrings, Bulgari. Estimate HK$3,500,000 - 5,500,000 (US$450,000 - 705,000). Sold for HK$4,020,000. © Tiancheng International.
Each centring on an oval sapphire weighing 9.07 and 8.09 carats respectively, decorated with brilliant-cut diamonds altogether weighing approximately 6.60 carats, mounted in platinum, signed.
Accompanied by an original signed box.
Accompanied by SSEF report numbered 95576, dated 20 September 2017, stating that the 9.070 and 8.094 carat sapphires are natural, Blue colour of strong saturation, of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating; with comments, stating that 'The colour of these sapphires may also be called "Royal Blue" based on SSEF reference standards.'