Lot 458: 18KT Yellow Gold 0.50ctw Ruby and Diamond Ring A5811
June 8, 2014
Westlake Village, CA, USALive Auction
Description: 18KT Yellow Gold 0.50ctw Ruby and Diamond Ring A5811. Good Condition. PG306FY. One electronically tested 18KT yellow gold ladies cast ruby and diamond ring. Condition is good. The ring features a ruby curvature supported by diamond set shoulders, completed by a five millimeter wide band. Bright polish finish with rhodium accents. Identified with markings of "750". Containing: Sixteen channel set square step cut natural rubies, measuring 1.80 x 1.70 x 1.14mm, approximate total weight of 0.50ct., clarity is slightly included, type II, dark, very slightly brownish, slightly purplish red color, (GIA slpR 7/3), cut is good. Transmitting light somewhat diffusely, transparent to translucent. Naturally occurring internal & external characteristics are present. Measurements & the color grade are an average for the group. Graded in the setting. Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating, repolishing the surface, & ultrasonic cleaning. Twenty-four bead set round brilliant cut diamonds, measuring 1.50 - 1.40 x 0.87mm (depth est.) approximate total weight of 24 Stones = 0.35ct. Graded in the setting. Clarity VS-2 to SI-2. Color G - I. Total Weight of Colored Stones 0.50ct. Total Weight of Diamonds 0.35ct. Total Weight of Ring 7.98gm. AIG Appraised at $3,760.00.