A finely carved diamond and gem set hardstone cat
A finely carved diamond and gem set hardstone cat. The feline is carved in a seated position with incised features to the head, body and paws, the eyes set with circular cut diamonds and wearing a yellow gold collar set with cabochon rubies in rub over settings tied together with a bright cut decorated bow set with circular cut diamonds, the creamy white stone cleverly carved to incorporate coloured elements to the head, legs and curled up tail. 3.1 in (8 cm) height. Tests 18 carat.
Auction Date: December 2013