Lot 79: 14KT White Gold 5.45ct Coral and Diamond Ring A6084
July 3, 2014
Westlake Village, CA, USALive Auction
Description: 14KT White Gold 5.45ct Coral and Diamond Ring A6084. Great Condition! WP309WF. One electronically tested 14KT white gold ladies cast coral and diamond ring with a bright polish finish. Condition is new, good workmanship. The featured coral is set within a tiered diamond bezel, completed by a two and one-half millimeter wide band. Ring size 7.00.Identified with markings of "14K". Containing: One prong set oval cabochon cut natural red coral, measuring 14.65 x 11.00 x 4.90mm, approximate weight of 5.45ct., clarity is severely included, medium dark, very slightly brownish, orangy red color, (GIA oR 6/3), cut is good. Transmitting light very diffusely, opaque. Naturally occurring internal & external characteristics are present. Graded in the setting. Red Coral (Corallium Japonicum) is formed undersea by microscopic animals called coral polyps. These tiny, creatures form minute, hard shells. As a colony grows, it takes on complex branching, tree-like forms which allows the maximum number of polyps to be fed by the nutrients in the water. It grows about one quarter inch per year. This color of coral is commonly treated to improve or change the color and stability. Evidence that may confirm this is typically lacking. Twenty-four prong set round brilliant cut diamonds, measuring 1.80 - 1.70 x 1.05mm (depth est.) approximate total weight of 24 Stones = 0.58ct. Graded in the setting. Clarity SI-1 to I-1. Color H - J. Total Weight of Colored Stones 5.45ct. Total Weight of Diamonds 0.58ct. Total Weight of Ring 6.23gm. AIG Appraised at $4,445.00.