As a blue diamond is so rare and expensive, Bvlgari Blue Diamond Ring that will be offered at the Fine Jewellery Sale at Bonhams, New Bond Street, London on September 21st, certainly deserves attention. More importantly, this rare ring will be auctioned for the first time ever and is being sold by a private European collector.
Rare blue diamond ring was commissioned from Bvlgari in the 1960s by the seller’s father as a gift for his wife. The ring has two crossover diamonds in pear shape set diagonally. The white diamond weighs 3.93 carats, D color and is certified as VS2 clarity whereas the blue diamond that has been rated as highest grading for a colored diamond weighs 3.72 and SI2 clarity.
Director of Jewelry, Jean Ghika declared that the auction house is honored to have been chosen to handle the sale of this magnificent ring. He added: Not only is this jewel an exquisite example of Bulgari’s craftsmanship but the fancy vivid blue diamond is an incredibly rare gem in its own right.
The stunning ring is estimated to fetch between £600,000 ($960,000) and £800,000 ($1,275,000).