11 juin 2019

An antique emerald, diamond and pearl necklace

Lot 174. An antique Colombian emerald, diamond and pearl necklace, mid to late 19th century. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Octagonal, cushion, hexagonal and rectangular-shaped emeralds, table and rose-cut diamonds, seed pearls, foil, gold and silver, restrung at a later date, shortest length 31 ins. (adjustable), mid to late 19th century. AGL, 2019, report no. 1100320: Colombia, insignificant to minor clarity enhancement, traditional type Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 209, ill. p. 271, no.... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2019

A Belle Epoque Colombian emerald and diamond brooch

Lot 132. A Belle Epoque Colombian emerald and diamond brooch, circa 1910. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 400,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Crescent-shaped emerald, old and marquise-cut diamonds, platinum, 3 ¾ ins., circa 1910 AGL, 2019, report no. 1100336: Colombia, insignificant clarity enhancement, traditional type  Provenance: Anita Delgado (1890-1962)Ajit Singh (1908-1982), by descentChristie's, London, 12 December 2007, lot 201. Literature: Hue-Williams and Sancroft-Baker 2016, p. 41. Exhibited: Victoria... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2019

An antique emerald and diamond sarpech

Lot 129. An antique Colombian emerald and diamond sarpech, early 20th century. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 400,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The turban ornament set with cushion, oval, pear and drop-shaped cabochon emeralds, variously-shaped old, circular and rose-cut diamonds, foil, gold, plume holder at the reverse, sarpech 4 ¾ ins., strings each 24 ins., early 20th century, restrung at a later date. AGL, 2019, report no. 1100322: Colombia, insignificant to minor clarity enhancement, traditional type. ... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2019

An Art Deco emerald, diamond, onyx and enamel lapel watch, Cartier

Lot 228. An Art Deco emerald, diamond, onyx and enamel lapel watch, Cartier, circa 1925. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Circular cabochon carved emerald, carved and polished emerald beads, circular cabochon emeralds, single, old, rectangular and half moon-shaped diamonds, onyx plaques, black enamel, platinum, manual movement, case width 18.05 mm, 5 1/8 ins., circa 1925, signed Cartier, no. 03210, dial signed Cartier, France, detachable in three places and may be worn as a shorter pendant or as a... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2019

A carved Colombian emerald and pearl turban ornament

Lot 222. A carved Colombian emerald and pearl turban ornament, 17th century. Estimate USD 300,000 - USD 500,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Drop-shaped carved emerald drilled bead, oval-shaped pearl, gold, 2 1/8 ins., mid to late 17th century. AGL, 2019, report no. 1100315: Emerald, Colombia, insignificant to minor clarity enhancement, traditional type Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 95, no. 13. Exhibited: Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2015, p. 52, no. 15The Miho Museum, Koka 2016, p. 174, no. 136Grand... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2019

An Art Deco emerald, sapphire and diamond belt buckle-brooch, Cartier

Lot 228. An Art Deco Colombian emerald of 38.71 carats, sapphire and diamond belt buckle-brooch, Cartier, 1922. Estimate USD 500,000 - USD 700,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Octagonal step-cut emerald of 38.71 carats, buff-top calibré-cut sapphires and emeralds, old and single-cut diamonds, platinum and 18k white gold (French marks), 3 ½ ins., 1922, unsigned, partial maker's mark (Atelier Renault), no. 0346, red Cartier case. Cartier, 2004: Certificate of AuthenticityAGL, 2019, report no. 1100313: 38.71 carats, Classic Colombia,... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2019

An emerald bead and diamond bracelet

Lot 109. An Colombian emerald bead and diamond bracelet, circa 1950. Estimate USD 600,000 - USD 800,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. Round to oval-shaped emerald beads, baguette, square and circular-cut diamonds, platinum (French marks), 7 1/8 ins., circa 1950. AGL, 2019, report no. 1100326: Excess of 50% tested at random, Colombia, minor to moderate clarity enhancement, traditional type. Provenance: Maharani Sita Devi of Baroda (1917-1989)Crédit Municipal de Monaco, 16 November 1974, lot 45Sotheby's, Geneva, 15 May... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2019

An antique emerald bead and pearl necklace

Lot 224. An antique Colombian emerald bead and pearl necklace, 19th century. Estimate USD 600,000 - USD 800,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Round to oval carved and polished emerald beads of 15.65-13.40 x 13.10 to 9.55 x 9.15 x 7.15 mm, pearls, shortest length 17 ins. (adjustable), 19th century, restrung at a later date. AGL, 2019, report no. 1100325: Excess of 50% tested at random, Colombia, minor to moderate clarity enhancement, traditional type Exhibited: Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2015, p. 50, no. 12The Miho... [Lire la suite]
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11 juin 2019

An antique emerald, diamond and pearl sarpech, later adapted by Cartier

Lot 224. An antique Colombian emerald, diamond and pearl sarpech, circa 1890, later adapted by Cartier. Estimate USD 700,000 - USD 1,000,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The turban ornament set with a cushion mixed-cut emerald, oval-shaped old-cut diamond, rose and old-cut diamonds, pearl drop, silver-topped gold, fitted with plume holder, top element is detachable, lower section may be worn as a bazuband (armband), 4 5/8 ins., circa 1890, with later added brooch fitting by Cartier, Paris, 2012, red Cartier case. AGL,... [Lire la suite]
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