Accompanied by GIA report no. 5212395675, stating that the brilliant-cut diamond weighing 7.04 carats, measuring 12.48 x 12.56 x 7.47mm, is D Colour, VVS1 Clarity, Excellent Cut, Polish and Symmetry and a type lla classification letter. Also accompanied by a copy of a Cartier insurance valuation.
Signed Cartier, numbered HLSM0365, maker's mark for Lasbleiz Fournier Vitiello, 48 rue Meslay, 75003 Paris. French assay mark and stamped PT950 for platinum. Inscribed 7.04 referring to the weight of the central diamond. Remaining diamonds stated to weigh a total of approximately 2.00 - 2.25 carats, bright and lively. Scratches consistent with age and use. In good condition. Gross weight approximately 11 grams.
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