An 18ct gold ruby and diamond cluster ring. The pear-shape ruby, with brilliant-cut diamond surround and shoulders. Estimated total diamond weight 0.15ct. Hallmarks for Edinburgh. Ring size O. Weight 3gms.
Overall condition good. Minor surface scratches/wear in keeping with general age and wear.
Ruby cloudy whitish red, fairly well saturated, with profuse inclusion which significantly affect the passage of light through the stone, some inclusions are surface reaching and may result in future durability issues.
Diamonds well matched.
Small light and dark coloured inclusions can be seen to most diamonds fairly easily under magnification.
Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.
Stones in good condition with minor abrasions.
Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.
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.
Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.