Kim Kardashian’s Engagement Ring Sells at Christie’s Auction

Kim Kardashian’s Engagement Ring Sells at Christie’s Auction

Kim Kardashians Engagement Ring Sells at Christies!

We all know about the infamous divorces between Reality Star, Kim Kardashian and Basketball Player, Kris Humphries. The marriage lasted a whopping 72 days and the divorce process lasted over a year! Besides the buzz of one of the fasted marriages in celebrity news everyone wanted to know what Kim was going to do with her $2 Million dollar engagement ring Kris proposed with!

We all find out the answer in September when Kim secretly returned the ring to Kris and he put it on famous auction site Christies Auction House. The ring was only expected to gross between $300,000 to $500,000 which was much lower than the purchase. The sparkler has an Emerald Cut center stone that is 16.21 carats and flanked on both sides are two trapeze cut diamonds measuring 1.80 carats a piece! The diamonds are set in a platinum mounting.

Christies had listed the ring on their website with the title of “An Impressive Diamond Ring, By Lorraine Schwartz.” A spokesperson for the Auction company said it was between two phone bidders and individuals in the back of the room.

The ring made $749,000 which is $249k more than projected sales! Kris only gets to keep $620,000 of the money made during the auction, but is planning on donating it to a charity. The ring sold for about $10,200 a day the couple was married.

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