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Unmounted Sapphire

Auction:
2965B
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$159,000$130,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2965B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Unmounted Sapphire, the cushion-cut sapphire measuring 9.43 x 8.55 x 6.61 mm and weighing 5.11 cts., toghter with its original Art Deco platinum mount and a later mount from the 1970s with the original side stones.

Note: Accompanied by AGL report #CS1077674, dated August 22 2016, and Gubelin report #16105065, dated November 7, 2016, stating that the origin of the sapphire is Kashmir, with no gemological evidence of heat or clarity enhancement.
Estimate $125,000-175,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Dielectrics, Gemstone, Manufacturing, Matter, Mineralogy, Optical materials, Oxide minerals, Sapphire, Superhard materials, Transparent materials

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