The 50 carat diamond and ruby necklace set with Burmese rubies took the lead at the Hong Kong Fine Jewels and Jadeite sale, ultimately fetching $805,128. The ruby and diamond necklace is graced with 37 oval shape rubies with a total carat weight of 50.5 carat, set with additional pear shaped diamonds and round diamonds that combined have a 42.7 carat diamond weight.
The jewelry auction that featured colored diamonds, modern and vintage diamond rings was held on November 28, with a Charity session to aid Operation Smile China Medical Mission. The diamond auction in total garnered $7.85 million, with 87% sold by lot and 76% sold by diamond value. One of the key diamond jewelry features was the 13.88 carat fancy intense yellow diamond ring which sold for $466,667. The 10.8 carat diamond is shouldered by 2 trapeze shaped diamonds which together weigh 3 carat.