The Reine Makéda necklace
Every Cartier creation begins with a stone. In this case, an elongated oval ruby from Mozambique weighing 15.29 carats. It's a jewel that seems to have a beating heart, resplendent in every aspect of its substance, its rich color and its powerful, glittering fire.
A total of 3,320 hours went into creating this piece - a perfect design complemented by the excellence of the jeweler and the unique and particular skills employed. Ultimately, a human, emotional sensibility resides in its sensuality.
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Platinum, one 15.29-carat oval-shaped ruby from Mozambique, one 3.51-carat D IF round-shaped rose-cut diamond, one 5.10-carat E VS2 pear-shaped rose-cut diamond, cabochon-cut and faceted ruby beads, pear-shaped rose-cut diamonds, calibrated diamonds, brilliant-cut diamonds. The ruby chocker and the diamond necklace can be worn separately.