Current Bid: $125
Appraised Value: $2,050
One electronically tested 925 silver ladies cast star ruby and white sapphire ring. Condition is new, good workmanship. The featured star ruby is set within a two tiered white sapphire bezel, supported by split shoulders and completed by a three millimeter wide band. Bright polish finish with a yellow gold overlay. Trademark is Orianne. Identified with markings of "925".
One prong set oval cabochon cut natural star ruby, measuring 14.55 x 13.10 x 8.52mm, approximate weight of 14.49ct., clarity is severely included, very dark, very slightly brownish, strongly purplish red color, (GIA stpR 8/3), cut is good. This stone has an incomplete six ray star with weak intensity and good movement. Transmitting light very diffusely, opaque. Naturally occurring internal & external characteristics are present. No indications of heating. Graded in the setting. Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating, repolishing the surface, & ultrasonic cleaning.
Seventy prong set round brilliant cut natural white sapphires, measuring 1.50 - 1.20 x 0.88 mm, approximate total weight of 1.25ct., clarity is eye clean, colorless, very slightly grayish, white color, (GIA W 0/3), cut is good. Transmitting light with no distortion, transparent. Color grade is an average for the group. Graded in the setting.