Cartier 29.62-carat Burmese Ruby up for Auction
Posted on 08 March 2014
Featuring an unheated 29.62-carat Burmese stone, this ring is the star of Sotheby's next jewelry sale on April 7 in Hong Kong.
All eyes may be on Barbara Hutton's jadeite bead necklace, but it's another piece up for auction at the Hong Kong sale which will grab the attention of gem enthusiasts.
On April 7, the sale rooms at Sotheby's will welcome stones of many colors, from hypnotic green to the desirable deep red of this vintage Cartier ring, set with an incredible 29.62-carat ruby.
Of Burmese origin, this stone's treasure lies in its natural shine, never heated or changed by man. Escape to Asia to get your hands on this breathtaking piece at Sotheby's.
posted by Vogue, 3/13/14