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    Fred, Paris Spinel, Diamond, White Gold Ring
    From the Moonlight Collection, 18k white gold with a red spinel weighing 2.41 carats and 0.96 carat total weight of diamonds.
    Size: 6-3/4 (not easily sized)

    Property Sold to Benefit the Mildred Yount Manion Charitable Trust


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Full-cut
    Count: 76 - 100

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Red Spinel
    Shape(s): Oval-shaped
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: The spinel measures 9.50 x 8.00 mm. Marked Fred, Paris, JPF40001. Exact weights supplied by manufacturer. 2012 retail price €19,500. Gross weight 10.20 grams.
    Fred: Fred Samuel founded the Parisian firm, Fred, in 1936. Pearls and large colored gemstone sales were the foundation of the business. Fred catered to A-list celebrities such as Marlene Dietrich and Douglas Fairbanks. With sons Henri and Jean joining the family business, great expansion on an international scale occurred. By 1977, Fred operated boutiques in Beverly Hills, Houston and New York. Geneva, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Cannes, Monte Carlo, and Seoul shops followed.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2013
    23rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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