24 mai 2016

Pair of Burmese ruby and diamond pendent earrings, Faraone

Lot 132. Pair of Burmese ruby and diamond pendent earrings, Faraone. Estimate 100,000 — 200,000 GBP (127,080 - 254,160 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. Each claw-set with oval rubies, the largest weighing 12.45 and 10.02 carats, framed by marquise- and pear-shaped diamonds, signed Faraone, maker's mark, post and clip fittings, case stamped Faraone.  Accompanied by SSEF report no. 84970, stating that the rubies are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heat treatment. ... [Lire la suite]
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21 mai 2016

An important 6.34 carats oval-shaped Burmese ruby and diamond ring

Lot 2031. An important 6.34 carats oval-shaped Burmese ruby and diamond ring. Estimate HK$6,000,000 – HK$8,000,000 (US$750,000-1,000,000). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. Designed as a flowerhead, centering upon an oval-shaped ruby, weighing approximately 6.34 carats, within an oval and circular-cut diamond surround, to the circular-cut diamond gallery and half-hoop, mounted in platinum and gold, ring size 5¾Accompanied by report no. 63365 dated 9 May 2012 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that... [Lire la suite]
21 mai 2016

An important pair of 5.05 and 5.01 carats Burmese “Pigeon’s Blood” ruby and diamond earrings

Lot 2030. An important pair of 5.05 and 5.01 carats Burmese “Pigeon’s Blood” ruby and diamond earrings. Estimate HK$9,800,000 – HK$15,000,000 (US$1,200,000-2,000,000). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016. Each designed as a flowerhead, set to the centre with an oval-shaped ruby, weighing approximately 5.05 and 5.01 carats, within a pear-shaped diamond surround, mounted in platinum and gold, 2.7 cm Accompanied by premium report no. 84465 dated 9 March 2016 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2016

Important 34.86 carats octagonal step-cut Burmese ruby ring

Lot 4266. Important 34.86 carats octagonal step-cut Burmese ruby ring. Estimate 2,880,000 — 4,800,000 CHF (2,632,078 - 4,386,797 EUR). Photo Sotheby's Set with an octagonal step-cut ruby weighing 34.86 carats, size 52, illustrated unmounted. Accompanied by Gübelin report no. 15040238 and SSEF report no. 85687, each stating that the ruby is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating; the SSEF report together with an appendix letter. Sotheby's.... [Lire la suite]
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26 mars 2016

Very Fine Ruby and Diamond Ring

  Lot 1872, Very Fine 6.04 carats Burmese Ruby and Diamond Ring. Estimate 18,000,000 — 22,000,000 HKD (2,080,875 - 2,543,292 EUR). Photo: Sotheby's. Set with an oval ruby weighing 6.04 carats, flanked on each side by an oval diamonds each weighing 1.53 carats, mounted in platinum and 18 karat yellow gold. Ring size: 6 Accompanied by Gübelin report numbered 13075070, dated 24 July 2013, stating that the 6.04 carat ruby is natural, of Burmese (Myanmar) origin, with no... [Lire la suite]
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23 février 2016

Ruby and diamond jardinière brooch, circa 1920

Lot 354. Property of a lady of title. Burmese ruby and diamond jardinière brooch, circa 1920. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 GPB. Photo: Sotheby's. Of jardinière design, set with a mixed cut ruby, demi-lune, shield-shaped and rose diamonds. Accompanied by The Gem & Pearl Laboratory report no. 12145, stating that the ruby is of Burmese origin, with no evidence of heat treatment.  Sotheby's. Fine Jewels, London, 15 Mar 2016, 10:00 AM
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23 février 2016

Ruby and diamond necklace, 1930s

Lo 362. Burmese  ruby and diamond necklace, 1930s. Estimate 50,000 — 70,000 GPB. Photo: Sotheby's. Of geometric design, set with cabochon rubies, circular-, single-cut and baguette diamonds, length approximately 450mm, French assay and maker's marks, several diamonds deficient.  Accompanied by The Gem & Pearl Laboratory report no. 11948, stating that a sample of the rubies are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heat treatment. Accompanied by Gübelin reports dated 1992, no.... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2016

Ruby and diamond ring

Burmese 'pigeon blood red' 4.31 carats ruby and diamond ring. Photo Sotheby's 2013 The oval ruby weighing 4.31 carats, claw-set between triangular diamonds, size 54. Lot 448. Estimate 145,000 — 235,000 CHF. Lot sold 653,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 67458, stating that the ruby is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating, 'pigeon blood red' colour. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Geneva, 14 May 2013
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18 février 2016

Property of a Spanish ducal family. Ruby and diamond necklace, 1930s

Property of a Spanish ducal family. Burmese ruby and diamond necklace, 1930s. Photo Sotheby's 2013 Designed as a series of geometric links set with cushion-shaped rubies, circular-, single-cut and baguette diamonds, length approximately 345mm, separates into two bracelets, lengths approximately 175 and 170mm, each with French assay and maker's marks, one small diamond deficient. Lot 570. Estimate 90,000 — 145,000 CHF. Lot sold 545,000 CHF Accompanied by Gübelin report no.... [Lire la suite]
18 février 2016

Gem set and diamond brooch

Burmese ruby, Colombian emerald, cultured pearl, natural pearl drops and diamond brooch. Photo Sotheby's 2013 Set with a cushion-shaped ruby, an oval emerald and a cultured pearl suspending natural pearl drops, highlighted with brilliant- and single-cut diamonds. Lot 650. Estimate 11,500 — 17,000 CHF. Lot sold31,250 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 62592, stating that the ruby is of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating, further stating... [Lire la suite]