A MAGNIFICENT JADEITE BEAD AND STAR RUBY NECKLACE
Comprising fifty-one jadeite beads of even vivid emerald green color and glassy translucency, measuring from 9.80 to 11.18 mm, to the star ruby clasp weighing 8.80 carats, mounted in 18k rose gold, necklace 62.5 cm long.
Accompanied by report no. KJ48492(1-8) dated 25 March 2010 from the Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory stating that the beads are natural jadeite and no polymer is detected.
Lot sold on June 1, 2010 at the Christie’s Hong Kong Sales
Price Realized : HK$56,660,000 or US$7,303,791
Source : Christie’s Hong Kong Sale