Antique ring centering a 1.18 carat sapphire with GIA stating its untreated Cambodian origin. With a surround of 14 single-cut diamonds, approx. .56 carat, and set in platinum. Center: 12.8mm, brand: 1.2mm. Circa 1920.
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