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    Ceylon Sapphire, Diamond, Gold Ring, Van Cleef & Arpels, French
    The ring features an oval-shaped sapphire measuring 11.71 x 9.94 x 7.04 mm and weighing 7.30 carats, enhanced by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.50 carats, accented by pear-shaped diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.40 carat, set in 18k gold, marked Van Cleef & Arpels, French hallmarks. An AGL report # 1087320, dated October 02, 2017, stating Natural Sapphire, Origin Ceylon (Sri Lanka), No Gemological Evidence of Heat, No Clarity Enhancement, accompanies the sapphire. Gross weight 7.00 grams.
    Size: 5-1/2 (sizeable)

    Property of a Beverly Hills, CA Lady




    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: D-E-F
    Avg Clarity: VVS
    Shape(s): Full-cut, Pear-shaped
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:

    Certified Gems:
    Gem: 1
    Lab: AGL
    Certification #: 1087320
    Carat: 7.30
    Shape: Oval Modified Mixed Cut
    Origin: Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
    Treatment: No Gemological Evidence of Heat, No Clarity Enhancement
    Type: Natural Corundum

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: If you don't bid on this, I will. Marked Van Cleef & Arpels, 750, and has French hallmarks on the outside of the shank. There are some chips along the girdle.
    Van Cleef & Arpels: Parisian jeweler Alfred Van Cleef opened his salon in partnership with his brothers-in-law, Julien and Charles Arpels, in 1906. The company quickly earned a reputation for using only the highest quality colored gemstones. Their timeless designs employed elegant curves and clean fluid lines; capturing the essence of beauty in motion. In 1930, the firm patented the first minaudiere, a purse-like compartmentalized vanity case. In 1933, Van Cleef and Arpels introduced "invisible setting", or “mystery setting”. This innovative technique took the market by storm. The firm continues under the umbrella of the Richmont Group.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    1st Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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