Record ruby ring

Record ruby ring

Christie's Images Ltd. 2012 via Bloomberg.

A ruby and diamond ring by Chaumet. Featuring a stone weighing 32.08 carats, it was included in a charity auction of 70 lots of jewels from the collection of the Brazilian-born philanthropist Lily Safra, held by Christie's International in Geneva on May 14. It sold for $6.6 million, a record for a ruby at auction.