Two 18ct gold diamond and gem-set dress rings. To include an emerald and diamond three-stone ring, together with a ruby and diamond five-stone ring. Hallmarks for London, 1988, and indistinct. Weight 5.1gms.
Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
Area of localised discolouration and scratching to inside of emerald and diamond ring band.
Diamonds in emerald ring fairly well matched and bright.
Estimated total diamond weight under 0.10ct.
Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.
Rubies medium pinkish red, moderate saturation, with profuse inclusions that affect the passage of light through the stone.
Emerald medium slight bluish green, moderate saturation, with profuse inclusions that affect the passage of light through the stone.
Stones in ruby and diamond ring in poor condition with significant abrasion, chips and nibbles to the girdle and facet edges.
Ring sizes K1/2 and O1/2.
Stamped 18 and 750.
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