PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
MANDARIN GARNET AND DIAMOND RING
12.58卡拉 天然 石榴石 配 鑽石 戒指
Set with an oval Mandarin garnet, flanked by two pear-shaped diamonds.
In very good condition. Signs of very minor wear to the metal. Mounting stamped Au750 for 18 karat white and yellow gold, G12.58ct and d0.61ct referring to the weight of the Mandarin garnet and total weight of the diamonds respectively. Mandarin garnet is of medium orange colour and strong saturation, with typical inclusions, one tiny chip but only noticeable under close inspection. Accompanied GRS report no. GRS2017-069166, dated 27 June 2017, stating that the Mandarin garnet is of East African origin, with no indication of thermal treatment. Also accompanied by two GIA dossiers no. 5346854202 and 6342854293, both dated 7 February 2020, stating that the 0.31 and 0.30 carat diamonds are both D Colour, VVS1 and VVS2 Clarity respectively. Please refer to the reports for further details.
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