An Art Deco unheated sapphire and diamond ring,
with an oval mixed cut sapphire, estimated as approximately 13.25ct, four claw set to a scalloped collet. A pierced head, grain set with a row of graduated old eight cut diamonds, with an outer row of old eight cut diamonds, milligrain set in collets with an open circular frame. Pierced fish scales, to shoulders milligrain set with chevrons of old eight cut diamonds, and foliate engraving to a plain shank. Tested as platinum and 9ct gold. Head 18.50mm wide, 9.92g.
Finger size I-I½
Accompanied by a report from The Gem And Pearl Laboratory date 15th October 2021 No 20582 stating that no evidence of heat treatment was observed. Origin opinion Sri Lanka.
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Sold for £7,000
Later half shank and claws seem to have been repaired with 9ct.
A surface reaching inclusion to the sapphire and table and crown facet edge wear.
Noticeable scratches and marks.
Diamonds bright and lively.
Gemstone bright and lively.
One claw not down on the sapphire, but raised.
Will require attention prior to being worn.
The estimated weight of the sapphire is based on the minimum dimensions included in the laboratory report but the weight could be between 13.50ct and 13.95ct depending on the formula used.
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