Ruby and diamond bracelet, Cartier, Circa 1925. photo Sotheby's

Cushion-shaped and oval rubies weighing a total of approximately 62.00 carats, accented by half-moon-shaped, round, single-cut, baguette and epaulette-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 9.60 carats, mounted in platinum, length 6 inches, signed Cartier, numbered 7223. Est. 200,000—300,000 USD - Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  590,500 USD

NOTE: Accompanied by AGL report no. CS 40639 stating that the rubies are of Burmese origin; Heat enhancement: None.

Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. 09 Dec 09. New York www.sothebys.com