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    Art Deco Star Sapphire, Diamond, Platinum Ring, Cartier
    The ring features an oval-shaped star sapphire measuring 16.15 x 13.90 x 10.40 mm and weighing approximately 24.00 carats, enhanced by European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.35 carat, set in platinum, marked Cartier. Gross weight 9.20 grams.
    Size: 4-3/4 (sizeable*)


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): European-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Star Sapphire
    Shape(s): Cabochon
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Fine

    Metals:
    Platinum

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: This sapphire displays a beautiful asterism! Marked Cartier on the outside of the shank. *Sizing would disrupt the mark. There are some nicks and pits to the surface of the sapphire.
    Cartier: In 1847 Louis-Francois Cartier founded his business, creating jewelry made of gold, awash with colorful enamels and glittering gemstones. This appealed to the French aristocracy. His son, Alfred joined him, and later grandsons Louis, Pierre, and Jacques, who took over during the Art Deco era. The company's distinctive Oriental-influenced style helped create a jewelry empire with worldwide locations. Joined by designer Jeanne Toussaint in 1933, Cartier created a range of vanity cases, desk sets and accessories. The firm continues to produce exquisite jewelry, watches, and objects d'art for a prestigious clientele under the umbrella of the Richemont Group.

    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    23rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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