Current Bid: $50
Appraised Value: $1,840
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 lacy white sapphire lattice gallery supported by split shoulders, completed by a two and one-half millimeter wide band. Bright polish finish with a yellow gold overlay and milgrain detailing. Trademark is Orianne. Identified with markings of "925". Containing:
One prong set oval cabochon cut natural star ruby, measuring 15.80 x 12.00 x 6.90mm, 8% bulge factor, approximate weight of 15.05ct., clarity is severely included, dark, slightly brownish, slightly purplish red color, (GIA slpR 7/2), cut is good. This stone has an incomplete six ray star with weak intensity and fair movement. Transmitting light very diffusely, opaque. Naturally occurring internal and external characteristics are present. No indications of heating. Graded in the setting. Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating, repolishing the surface, and ultrasonic cleaning.
Forty-six prong set round mixed cut natural white sapphires, measuring 1.60 - 1.40 x 0.98 mm, approximate total weight of 0.85ct., 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.
Total Weight of Colored Stones 15.90ct.
Total Weight of Ring 8.19 gm