27 octobre 2012

Impressive pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent earrings

Impressive pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent earrings - Photo Sotheby's Each suspending a detachable natural pearl drop measuring approximately 12.1 x 14.3 x 22.0mm and 12.0 x 14.7 x 21.0mm respectively, from a surmount set with circular-, single-cut and baguette diamonds, each surmount signed Chaumet, Paris, French assay marks. Estimation: 610,000 - 790,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 65335, stating that the pearls were found to be natural, saltwater. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. Genève... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2012

Important natural pearl and diamond necklace

Important natural pearl and diamond necklace - Photo Sotheby's he graduated seven-strand necklace composed of natural pearls measuring from approximately 3.3 to 9.5mm, set to a clasp in the form of a double clip brooch set with circular-, single-cut and baguette diamonds, length approximately 660m. Estimation: 560,000 - 840,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 63658, stating that the nine-hundred and six pearls were found to be natural, saltwater. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. Genève | 14 nov.... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2012

A White-Glazed Ewer, Tang Dynasty

A White-Glazed Ewer, Tang Dynasty - Photo Sotheby's the well-potted baluster body rising from a short spreading flat foot to a short trumpet neck with everted rim, set to one side with a strap handle joining the shoulder and rim and to the other with a short conical spout, covered overall with a white glaze, the base unglazed showing the pale pinkish-buff body; 15cm., 5 7/8 in. Estimation: 4,000 - 6,000 GBP PROVENANCE; John Sparks, 15th June 1963. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2012

A White-Glazed Cosmetic Box and Cover, Tang Dynasty

A White-Glazed Cosmetic Box and Cover, Tang Dynasty - Photo Sotheby's of circular form, the box with straight sides rising from an angled base and short footring, the flat cover with angled shoulder and straight sides surmounted by a lotus bud finial, covered overall in a white glaze. Quantité: 2 - 10.5cm., 4 1/8 in. Estimation: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP PROVENANCE: John Sparks, London, 3rd March 1971. Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 07 nov. 2012 www.sothebys.com
27 octobre 2012

Very important pair of sapphire and diamond ear clips, Cusi

Very important pair of sapphire and diamond ear clips, Cusi - Photo Sotheby's Each centring on a cushion-shaped sapphire weighing 12.29 carats and 13.09 carats respectively, framed by marquise-shaped diamonds, suspending three pear-shaped stones, Italian assay marks. Estimation: 400,000 - 600,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 64245 and Gübelin report no. 12080094 / 1 and 2, stating that the sapphires are of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating. Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. Genève | 14... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2012

Pair of very attractive fancy intense yellow and fancy yellow diamond, sapphire and diamond ear clips, Meister

Pair of very attractive fancy intense yellow and fancy yellow diamond, sapphire and diamond ear clips, Meister - Photo Sotheby's Each set to the centre with a fancy intense yellow and fancy yellow cushion-shaped diamond weighing 15.00 and 17.43 carats respectively, within a frame of pear- and marquise- shaped sapphires, marquise-shaped and brilliant-cut diamonds, signed Meister, clip fittings. Estimation: 375,000 - 560,000 CHF Accompanied by GIA report no. 2155019856 stating that the 15.00 carat diamond is... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2012

A Blue-Splashed Pottery Jar, Tang Dynasty

A Blue-Splashed Pottery Jar, Tang Dynasty - Photo Sotheby's the broad-shouldered body rising from a short spreading foot to a waisted short neck with everted rolled rim, covered overall in a pale whitish glaze suffused with irregular blue splashes, all falling short of the base to reveal the pale pinkish-buff body; 16cm., 6 1/4 in. Estimation: 6,000 - 8,000 GBP PROVENANCE: The Property of a Lady.Sotheby's London, 2nd March 1971, lot 122.Eskenazi, London. NOTE DE CATALOGUE: The dating of this piece is... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2012

A Very Rare and Finely Potted Blue-Glazed Ewer, Tang Dynasty

A Very Rare and Finely Potted Blue-Glazed Ewer ,Tang Dynasty - Photo Sotheby's the elegant pear-shaped body rising from a short spreading foot to a trumpet neck and everted flat rim, the shoulder set to one side with a strap handle and to the other with a short cylindrical spout, covered overall in a rich cobalt-blue glaze falling short of the foot to reveal the pale buff body; 21.5cm., 8 1/2 in. Estimation: 30,000 - 50,000 GBP PROVENANCE: Collection of C.T. Loo.Collection of Dott. Gian Vincenzo... [Lire la suite]
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27 octobre 2012

Highly important sapphire and diamond ring - Sotheby's

Highly important sapphire and diamond ring - Photo Sotheby's The cushion-shaped sapphire of fine colour weighing 16.99 carats, set between baguette diamond shoulders, size 53, sizing band, French assay and maker's marks. Estimation: 750,000 - 1,300,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 60653 and Gübelin report no. 12090163, each stating that that the sapphire is of Kashmir origin, with no indications of heating. Sotheby's; Magnificent Jewels. Genève | 14 nov. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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27 octobre 2012

Magnificent and exceptionally rare fancy deep blue diamond - Sotheby's

Magnificent and exceptionally rare fancy deep blue diamond - Photo Sotheby's The fancy deep blue briolette diamond weighing 10.48 carats. Estimation: 3,280,000 - 4,200,000 CHF Accompanied by a duplicate of GIA report no. 11736022, stating that the diamond is Fancy Deep Blue, Natural Colour, Flawless. NOTE DE CATALOGUE: By definition, a precious gemstone must be beautiful, rare and durable. These criteria are more than fulfilled by the exceptional diamond shown here: a magnificent Fancy Deep... [Lire la suite]
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