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Fancy Sapphire and Diamond Ring

Fancy Sapphire and Diamond Ring

Fancy Sapphire and Diamond Ring

Fancy Sapphire and Diamond Ring


Set with an oval-shaped orangey pink sapphire accented by two half-moon-shaped diamonds.

  • Sapphire weighing 4.00 carats
  • Diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.70 carats 
  • Size 5½
  • Platinum and 18 karat gold
  • Accompanied by AGL report no. 1097852 stating that the sapphire is of Madagascar origin, with no indications of heating
  • Accompanied by a photocopy of SSEF report no. 99722 stating that the sapphire is of Madagascar origin, with no indications of heating

In very good condition. Shank interior stamped PT950 and 750 for platinum and 18 karat gold. Diamond weight stated in catalogue description approximated using measurements. The diamonds are approximately E-F color and VS clarity. The sapphire of medium tone, slightly orangey pink in hue and strongly saturated, slightly included, with some windowing in 1/3 of the stone caused by an off-center keel line, not immediately noticeable when worn. Accompanied by AGL report no. 1097852 dated January 15, 2019 stating that the sapphire is of Madagascar origin, with no indications of heating. Accompanied by a photocopy of SSEF report no. 99722 dated April 23, 2018 stating that the sapphire is of Madagascar origin, with no indications of heating.


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Please note the laboratories classify this as a ‘Fancy Sapphire’ and not a Padparadscha as previously noted in the cataloguing.