Lot 284: 14KT White Gold 5.88ct Coral and Diamond Ring A6245
July 3, 2014
Westlake Village, CA, USALive Auction
Description: 14KT White Gold 5.88ct Coral and Diamond Ring A6245. Great Condition! NJ8071GM. One electronically tested 14KT white gold ladies cast red coral and diamond ring. Condition is new, good workmanship. The featured coral is set within tiered diamond bezels, supported by curved white gold ribbons, completed by a three millimeter wide band. Bright polish finish with milgrain detailing. Identified with markings of "K14". Containing: One prong set oval cabochon cut natural red coral, measuring 15.00 x 11.00 x 4.80mm, approximate weight of 5.88ct., clarity is slightly included, medium, slightly brownish, orangy red color, (GIA oR 5/2), cut is good. 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. Forty-eight prong set round brilliant cut diamonds, measuring 2.15 - 1.80 x 1.19mm (depth est.) approximate total weight of 48 Stones = 1.60ct. Graded in the setting. Clarity SI-2 to I-2. Color H - J. Total Weight of Colored Stones 5.88ct. Total Weight of Diamonds 1.60ct. Total Weight of Ring 7.02gm. AIG Appraised at $7,050.00.