A ruby and diamond cluster ring. The oval-shape ruby, within an old-cut diamond surround, to the similarly-cut diamond shoulders and tapered band. Approximate dimensions of ruby 9.1 by 7.2 by 3.7mms. Total diamond weight 1.35cts, stamped to band, estimated I-J colour, SI2-P1 clarity. Weight 5.6gms.
Overall condition good. Minor surface scratches/wear in keeping with general age and wear. Diamonds fairly well matched. Diamonds fairly bright. Ruby medium dark red, moderate to poor saturation, with profuse inclusions that affect the passage of light through the stone. Stones in fair condition with some abrasion and minor nibbles to the girdle and facet edges. There are some surface reaching inclusions. Ring size P. Stamped 18ct. Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones. The US prohibits the importation of items containing rubies or jadeite originating in Burma. For your convenience we have applied this notice to lots which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma, or those of indeterminate origin. Please be advised that inability of a purchaser to import any such item into the US or elsewhere will not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.
A ruby and diamond cluster ring. The oval-shape ruby, within an old-cut diamond surround, to the sim