Lot 390: Gold, Ruby and Diamond Choker Necklace, France
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Gold, Ruby and Diamond Choker Necklace, France
18 kt., composed of two rows of polished gold, centering a polished gold oval panel set with one cushion-cut ruby approximately 4.07 cts., framed by 6 baguette diamonds approximately 2.25 cts., with French assay mark, approximately 26 dwts. Inner circle 13 3/8 inches.
With SSEF report no. 64398 stating that the ruby is of Burma (Myanmar) origin, no gemological evidence of heat or clarity enhancement.
Ruby: deep red, medium strong saturation and concentration, moderately included, surface-reaching inclusion near one corner, lively.
Good condition. Normal wear. Center panel: 11/16 x 13/16 inch.
Width of choker 7/16 to 3/16 inch.
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