Bvlgari’s Rare Blue Diamond Ring
Christie’s will offer on October 20 at The New York Sale,The Bvlgari Blue Diamond. The ring comes from a “private European collector” and will be auctioned for the first time ever.He kept the ring in his family for almost 40 years. According to family tradition, the ring was bought for $1 million from BVLGARI in 1972 in Rome, and is given as a gift from the collector to his wife in celebration of the birth of their first baby boy.The Bvlgari Blue Diamond is a – a stunning two-stone diamond ring.It was designed by Rome’s legendary house of Bvlgari in the 1960s.The unique gem is expected to fetch over $12 milion.
The ring features two extremely precious stones: a triangular-shaped, colorless diamond of 9.87 carats paired with a stunning triangular-shaped Fancy Vivid blue diamond of 10.95 carats ,3.72 carat natural blue diamond with SI2 clarity– the largest Fancy Vivid blue diamond of this cut ever to be offered at auction. Fancy Vivid blue diamonds of this size are among the rarest of colored diamonds. Only one in about 10 million will possess a color pure enough to qualify as Fancy Vivid.