8.89ct Burmese Ruby and 4.05ct Diamond, Platinum and 18ct Yellow Gold Drop Necklace - Vintage French Circa 1980

GBP 9,950.00

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Object Description

A stunning, fine and impressive vintage 8.89 carat Burmese ruby and 4.05 carat diamond, platinum and 18 carat yellow gold drop style necklace; part of our diverse gemstone jewellery and estate jewelry collections.

This stunning, fine and impressive vintage ruby pendant has been crafted in platinum and 18ct yellow gold.

The floral drop pendant is ornamented with an impressive 0.51 carat four claw set round brilliant cut diamond to the centre of the design.

The central feature diamond is surrounded by a total of forty-five round faceted individually 18ct yellow gold claw set Burmese rubies, set across a floral design.

This impressive vintage quatrefoil shaped pendant features one hundred and sixteen claw set modern brilliant round cut diamonds, completing each of the four petals.

The upper portion of the pendant setting features a hallmarked tapering bale embellished with a further four impressive four-claw set modern brilliant round cut diamonds.

The stunning ruby flower pendant is suspended from a 40.64cm/16″ 18ct yellow gold trace chain, securing to the reverse with a conventional lobster clasp.

The stunning Burma ruby pendant with diamonds is hallmarked to the reverse of the bale with the French hallmark for 18ct gold (eagle’s head) and the maker’s mark.

This impressive vintage Burmese ruby pendant is supplied with an independent diamond grading report certificate for the feature diamond, in addition to an diamond grading card for the supporting diamonds and certificate provided by the Gemmological Certification Services* for the rubies.

NOTE: * This documentation accredits the rubies originating in Myanmar (Burma) and certifies that the gemstone shows no indications of heating; non-heated rubies are a scarcity.

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Ruby Quality
Colour Red
Origin Burma
Cut Round Faceted
Content 8.89 carats

Diamond Quality
Feature Diamond
Colour I
Clarity VVS2
Cut Round Brilliant
Content 0.51 carat
Dimensions 5.26mm x 2.89mm

Supporting Diamonds
Colour (average grades) H
Clarity (average grades) SI1
Cut Round Brilliant
Content 3.54 carats

Total Diamond Content
4.05 carats

Length of drop 3.7cm/1.46″
Width of pendant 3.3cm/1.3″
Height of setting 8.21mm/0.32″
Chain length 40.64cm/16″

17.81 grams

Object History

Date: Circa 1980
Origin: France, Europe

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Object Condition

This stunning Burma ruby pendant with diamonds is exceptional quality, set with natural Burmese rubies displaying a fine colour, brilliance and presence.

The well colour matched supporting diamonds display a fine white colour, brilliance and presence.

The pendant is an exceptional gauge of platinum and gold and is in excellent condition, with very clear hallmarks to the reverse of the bale.

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