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Kim Kardasian’s Ring Sold

Kim Kardasian’s Ring Sold. Kim Kardashian’s $2,000,000 Lorraine Schwartz ring from ex hubby NBA basketball star Kris Humphries has sold at auction for $749,000 less than half of what he reportedly paid. The ring was 20.5 carats in size and was set with a 16.21 carat Emerald cut diamond in a four claw setting. The centre diamond was I colour with Vs1 clarity. The ring was also set with a trapeze cut diamond on each side also in four claw setting. The metal used to make the setting for this ring was platinum.

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Kim and Kris got married in 2011 but the marriage only lasted 72 days before Kim filed for divorce on Halloween. The divorce was final in 2012. The stunning engagement ring was auctioned at Christie’s New York Magnificent Jewels Auction and was given an estimate of $500,000. The bidding on the ring started of at $200,000 and climbed to a final bid of $620,000. After commission and fees the ring ended up totaling $749,000

 

Kris Humphries also spent $60,000 on a diamond encrusted platinum wedding band for Kim but did not put that up for auction. The head of jewellery at Christie’s Auction said that a portion of the proceeds will go to charity.