| Top lot among rubies is an 8.17-carat pigeon’s blood Burmese ruby with an estimate of $5.8m to $8m. The supply of large Burmese ruby is dwindling, driving prices ever higher.|
Burmese rubies of 4.04 and 4.03 carats. The pair has an estimate of $2m to $3.2m.
|A 28.04-carat Sri-Lankan Padparadscha sapphire carries an estimate of $2m to $2.8m|
A Jadeite bead and diamond necklace $7.3m to $10m. A jadeite pendant $3.5m to $4.8m