Lot 41. A Burmese sapphire and diamond necklace, by Bulgari. Estimate CHF 300,000 - CHF 500,000. Price realised CHF 341,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015
Designed as two lines of alternating oval-shaped sapphires and rectangular-cut diamonds gathered by two diamond-set bows to the brilliant and baguette-cut diamond neckline, mounted in platinum and gold, 41.0 cm, in navy blue Bulgari case. Signed Bulgari .
Accompanied by report no. 15030267 dated 10 April 2015 from the Gübelin GemLab stating that the sapphires are of Burmese origin, with no indications of heating.
Christie's. GENEVA MAGNIFICENT JEWELS, 13 May 2015, Geneva