Burmese Ruby Sells for $9M at Christie’s Jewelry Auction

DECEMBER 13, 2019

New York—Christie’s Dec. 11 Magnificent Jewels sale saw “The duPont Ruby” brooch smash its pre-sale estimate.

Estimated to fetch between $3.5 and $5.5 million, the 11.20-carat Burmese ruby, emerald, diamond and pearl brooch ultimately went for nearly $9 million.