Lot 2245 - 07 Nov 2017
Autumn Fine Auction
A diamond and sapphire intaglio cluster ring, mounted with the cushion shaped sapphire intaglio to the centre, carved as the Swedish Uggla crest with a crown above, within a surround of cushion shaped diamonds, the shank fitted with an interior band, ring size I and a half. Illustrated
The sapphire is of medium to pale colour saturation, the facet edges of the sapphire have some nibbles, the intaglio is good and crisp. There is some discolouration/iridescence to the yellow metal setting surrounding the sapphire, especially at the bottom. Some of the diamonds draw colour slightly to grey, there is some variation of cut to the diamonds, three have chips to the edges of the table facet. Old marks and discolouration to mount, please note that the shank is fitted with a white metal interior band. The sapphire measures 0.8cm x 1cm. Width of cluster 1.35cm. Gross weight 5.8 gms.