Lot 343: Gold, Carved Coral and Diamond Ring, Sterle, Paris
19 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Gold, Carved Coral and Diamond Ring, Sterle, Paris
18 kt., the stylized round ying-yang carved coral approximately 25.5 x 25.5 x 12.8 mm., accented by one collet-set old European-cut diamond approximately 1.10 cts., signed Sterle, Paris, no. 2.151, with French assay mark. Size 4 3/4.
Coral: medium salmon pinkish-orange, light mottling visible, several white spots visible, concentrated around base, hairline crack slightly visible near diamond, 2 small cavities, slightly visible to eye, good polish.
Diamond: K-VS2, several small abrasions at facet edges.
Good condition. Normal wear. Diameter 1 inch.
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