Current Bid: $80
Appraised Value: $2,100
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 white sapphire bezel, completed by a two millimeter wide band. Bright polish finish with yellow gold overlay. Trademark is ORIANNE. Identified with markings of "925". Containing:
One prong set oval cabochon cut natural star ruby, measuring 15.00 x 12.20 x 8.40mm, 5% bulge factor, approximate weight of 17.84ct., clarity is severely included, very dark, slightly brownish, strongly purplish red color, (GIA stpR 8/2), cut is good. This stone has a partly complete six ray star with weak intensity and good movement. Transmitting light very diffusely, opaque. Naturally occurring internal & external characteristics are present. Indications of laboratory high temperature heat treatment, with flux additives. Graded in the setting. Ruby has a low tolerance to rhodium plating, repolishing the surface, & ultrasonic cleaning.
Twenty-four prong set round mixed cut natural white sapphires, measuring 2.70 - 2.00 x 1.53 mm, approximate total weight of 1.26ctw., clarity is eye clean, colorless, very slightly grayish, white color, (GIA W 0/3), cut is good. Transmitting light with no distortion, transparent. Graded in the setting.
Total Weight of Colored Stones 19.10ctw.
Total Weight of Ring 9.15 gm