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The Grand Muzos
A pair of 23.18 and 23.34 ct pear-shaped emerald, pearl and diamond earrings in platinum
Estimated price: HK$ 28-38 million
Price realised: HK$ 33.14 million
As one of the world’s most highly prized gemstones, emeralds belong to the top three most coveted coloured stones, along with rubies and sapphires. Their vibrant green hues have captivated conquistadors and kings alike.