The exquisite 2.43-carat ruby at the heart of this captivating ring is certified by the American Gemological Laboratories (AGL) as being natural and untreated, meaning it has undergone no enhancements to achieve its remarkable color. The AGL report observes that "Non-heated rubies are scarce," making this gem a true rarity. It is additionally certified as hailing from Mozambique; rubies from this region are highly sought after for their brilliant red hue and high transparency. This incredible stone is surrounded by diamonds totaling 1.01 carats and set in platinum.
Considered one of the great Art Deco jewelers, Raymond Yard was renowned for his designs that display high-quality gemstones in exquisitely crafted platinum settings. In an age of American enterprise, the iconic New York jeweler created one-of-a-kind jewels for famous clients, including the Rockefellers, Vanderbilts, Woolworths and DuPonts. Credited with elevating the Art Deco aesthetic to new heights, his classic designs are highly coveted by fine jewelry collectors.Download the Certification