Hommage à ma mère, Madame Truong Khac Huê, qui adorait les bijoux, qui m'a traîné très jeune chez les bijoutiers et à mon père qui adorait les lui offrir

22 février 2017

Nécessaire de bureau Art Déco "Jardin japonais", par Cartier

Lot 19. Nécessaire de bureau Art Déco "Jardin japonais", par Cartier. Estimate EUR 1,000,000 - EUR 1,500,000 (USD 1,061,329 - USD 1,591,993). © Christes Images Ltd 2017. La pagode de corail et de quartz aventuriné ponctué de perles et à décors d’émail polychrome abritant la pendulette en agate grise à chifres arabes sertis de diamants, les aiguilles représentant un dragon pavé de diamants, le jardin en cristal de roche (fêlé), entouré d’une barrière en laque noire décorée de billes de... [Lire la suite]
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21 février 2017

Pendule mystérieuse Art Déco cristal de roche, émail, onyx, turquoises et diamants, par Cartier

Lot 18. Pendule mystérieuse Art Déco cristal de roche, émail, onyx, turquoises et diamants, par Cartier. Estimate EUR 150,000 - EUR 250,000 (USD 159,199 - USD 265,332). © Christes Images Ltd 2017. Le cadran de forme octogonale en cristal de roche taillé, les aiguilles serties de petits diamants taillés en roses, les chiffres romains encadrés de deux lignes de diamants taillés en roses, bordure à décors d'émail blanc, bleu turquoise et noir, la base rectangulaire en onyx (fêlée) reposant sur des pieds à... [Lire la suite]
21 février 2017

Boghossian, Les Merveilles jewels

Bella Hadid wearing Boghossian Les Merveilles Creole diamond hoop earrings.  Boghossian Les Merveilles Creole hoop 196 diamonds (19.66 carats) earrings. Bella Hadid wearing Boghossian Les Merveilles drop diamond earrings. Boghossian Les Merveilles drop earrings with 140 blue sapphires weighing 11.30 carats in white gold. Boghossian Les Merveilles ring in white gold, set with an 11.14 carat cushion-cut ruby from Siam (now Thailand) and 3.90 carats of diamonds. Boghossian Les Merveilles ring with a... [Lire la suite]
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19 février 2017

Classical Revival Gold Ring Featuring a Banded Agate Cameo Depicting the Bust of Hadrian, Europe, 18th-19th Century

Classical Revival Gold Ring Featuring a Banded Agate Cameo Depicting the Bust of Hadrian, Europe, 18th-19th Century. $6,800.00 © 2000-2017 by Barakat, Inc. contact-form@barakatgallery.com - TEL 310.859.8408 - FAX 310.276.1346
18 février 2017

A Very Rare Medieval Cross Pendant, Russian, circa 1550

A Very Rare Medieval Cross Pendant, Russian, circa 1550. Image courtesy Romanov Russia. This large gilded silver and enamel eight pointed cross pendant is from the reign of Czar Ivan the Terrible (1530-1584). The cross is covered with a thick layer of gold and embellished with green and blue enamel in Byzantine tradition. Size – 62 x 40 mm ( 2 7/16 x 1 5/8 in.). Weight – 27,4 g. Price: $7,900 Russian Orthodox cross is traditionally eight pointed as opposed to the four pointed Western cross. The two additional bars... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2017

A Fine and Rare Pectoral Cross Pendant, Byzantine Empire, circa 9th -12th century

A Fine and Rare Pectoral Cross Pendant, Byzantine Empire, circa 9th -12th century. Image courtesy Romanov Russia. The gold cross is incised with five concentric circles representing the Five Holy Wounds of Christ – the five piercing wounds suffered during the Crucifixion. 26 x 15 mm ( 9/16 x 1 in. ). Sold. The cross comes with a metal analysis report showing 96.38% gold content. With additions of copper – 1.891%, silver – 1.772%, zinc – 0.009% and nickel – 0.032%. Romanov Russia. 
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17 février 2017

A Medieval Byzantine Garnet and Gold Men’s Signet Ring, Byzantine Empire, circa 5th–8th centuries

A Medieval Byzantine Garnet and Gold Men’s Signet Ring, Byzantine Empire, circa 5th–8th centuries. Image courtesy Romanov Russia. This one-of-a-kind ancient gold stirrup-shaped ring is bezel-set with an oval flat top cabochon cut garnet. Surrounded by a row of small gold beads flanked by two larger gold beads. Weight 5.72 grams. Ring size 9.25. Price: $7,500.  Romanov Russia. 
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17 février 2017

Medieval Byzantine Carved Garnet Gold Signet Ring, Byzantine empire, circa 8th–10th century AD

Medieval Byzantine Carved Garnet Gold Signet Ring, Byzantine empire, circa 8th–10th century AD. Image courtesy Romanov Russia. A hammered shank of the ring is attached to an oval bezel shaped as a stylized quatrefoil – an ancient symbol of good luck, health, and fortune. The ring is set with a carved garnet intaglio (seal) which incorporates a star and a crescent shaped element within a palm leaf border A very finely crafted high carat gold medieval ring. Ring size 5.75 (16 mm). Price: $8,500 Romanov... [Lire la suite]
14 février 2017

Diamond ring, Cartier, 1930s

From the property of Mary Duchess of Roxburghe. Diamond ring, Cartier, 1930s. Estimate 8,000 — 12,000 GBP.  Lot sold 167,000 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's set with two pear-shaped diamonds weighing 2.31 and 2.34 carats respectively, further accented with two marquise-shaped diamonds, size L, signed Cartier London, case stamped Cartier Paris. A photograph of Mary Crewe-Milnes before her marriage to the Duke of Roxburghe, age 19. Mary Evelyn Hungerford Crewe-Milnes (named after her godmother Queen... [Lire la suite]
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14 février 2017

Natural pearl and diamond brooch-pendant, late 19th century

Lot 622. From the property of Mary Duchess of Roxburghe. Natural pearl and diamond brooch-pendant, late 19th century. Estimate 5,500 — 7,500 GBP. Lot sold 8,125 GBP. Photo courtesy Sotheby's. of open work circular foliate design, set with circular-cut and rose diamonds accented with natural pearls, with similarly set suspension loop, several small diamonds deficient.  Sotheby's. The Duchess Property & Precious Objects from the Estate of Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe London, 27 May 2015