Lot 285: An attractive pair of Burmese ruby and diamond ear studs Estimated total weights: rubies 2.28cts; diamonds 1.44ctsPlatinum House
March 13, 2013
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
An attractive pair of Burmese ruby and diamond ear studs
oval cut ruby collet set and with a border of circular cut diamonds, post and butterfly fittings; together with certificate stating the rubies are showing no signs of treatment and are of Burmese origin
Estimated total weights: rubies 2.28cts; diamonds 1.44cts
With certificate from the Gem Lab stating Burmese origin and no evidence of treatment
Settings and gems in good condition.
Estimated total weights: rubies 2.28cts; diamonds 1.44cts.
The rubies are of a strong, bright, pinkish-red hue. Fairly translucent with some inclusions.
Estimated average diamond grades: colour I/J; clarity SI1-P1.
However, please note that diamonds cannot be accurately graded when mounted.
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