An early 20th century gold ruby and diamond dress ring. The graduated diamond line, with ruby marquise-shape surround and accent shoulders, to the later replacement band. Ring size L1/2. Weight 3gms.
Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
Ruby fairly well matched with a pinkish-red, fairly well saturated, with fair clarity and typical inclusions.
Diamonds well matched.
Estimated total diamond weight under 0.10ct.
Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.
Stones in good condition with minor abrasions.
Replacement band stamped 18ct.
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The US prohibits the importation of items containing rubies or jadeite originating in Burma. For your convenience we have applied this notice to lots which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma, or those of indeterminate origin. Please be advised that inability of a purchaser to import any such item into the US or elsewhere will not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale.
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