Ruby and diamond bracelet, 1950s | 紅寶石配鑽石手鏈，1950年代
110,000 - 170,000 CHF
Property of a European Noble Collection
Ruby and diamond bracelet
The slightly bombé links pavé-set with circular-cut and baguette diamonds, alternating with double rows of oval rubies, inner circumference approximately 190mm.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 116613, stating that the rubies are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating, some with a minor amount of oil in fissures.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 116613, stating that the seventy oval-shaped rubies measuring from 4.40 x 4.25 x 3.00mm to 6.60 x 5.70 x 3.30mm are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating, and none to a minor amount of oil in fissures.
Rubies pinkish red to red, of medium to strong saturation, with typical inclusions, some surface-reaching, some with chips and nicks. For further details about the rubies, please refer to the gemmological report. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 27.00 - 30.00 carats, on average G-I colour, VS-SI clarity as gauged and graded in the mount. Scratches to the metal consistent with age and use. In overall good condition. Gross weight approximately 102 grams.
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