PINK SAPPHIRE, EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS | 粉紅色剛玉 配 祖母綠 及 鑽石 戒指, 梵克雅寶（Van Cleef & Arpels）
PINK SAPPHIRE, EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING, VAN CLEEF & ARPELS
粉紅色剛玉 配 祖母綠 及 鑽石 戒指, 梵克雅寶（Van Cleef & Arpels）
The tapered band to the front of bombé design, set with brilliant-cut diamonds, highlighted by two flowers with heart-shaped pink sapphire petals and marquise-shaped emerald leaves, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, signed VCA, numbered, French assay and maker's marks, size 7¼.
Signed VCA, numbered B5818, stamped I.17 and with French assay mark for gold and French maker's mark. Also stamped 18KT for 18 karat yellow gold, and D2.11, R2.10, E0.35 referring to the total weight of the diamonds, pink sapphires and emeralds respectively. Examined under 10x magnification: pink sapphires are of medium purplish pink colour and medium strong saturation, with very minor typical inclusions, one minor chip, a few minor abrasions and nicks; and emeralds are of medium green colour and medium strong saturation, with some typical inclusions and a few are surface reaching, one minor chip, some abrasions and nicks; all inclusions and blemishes are not noticeable when worn. Diamonds are bright and lively.
Signs of very minor wear to the metal. Overall in very good condition.
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