01 juin 2015

 An emerald, cultured pearl and diamond necklace

 A hexagonal carved emerald, cultured pearl and diamond necklace. Estimate HK$950,000 – HK$1,500,000 (US$120,000-190,000). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 The central hexagonal emerald carved on both sides with floral motifs, Indian early-mid-19th century, set within a brilliant-cut diamond 24k gold frame, joined to two-strands of round cream cultured pearls measuring approximately 9.0 - 9.4 mm, to the diamond-set clasp, mounted in rose gold, 37.3 cm long Christie's. HONG KONG MAGNIFICENT JEWELS, 2... [Lire la suite]

30 avril 2015

Pair of emerald, ruby and diamond earrings, Bulgari

Pair of Colombian emerald, ruby and diamond earrings, Bulgari. Estimate 78,000 — 138,000 CHF (73,585 - 130,189 EUR). Photo Sotheby's. Each suspending a pear-shaped emerald weighing 5.39 and 6.93 carats, from a line of calibré-cut cabochon rubies, accented with a brilliant-cut and two pear-shaped diamonds, each signed Bulgari, numbered, Italian assay and maker's marks, post and hinged back fittings. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 79578, stating that the emeralds are... [Lire la suite]
11 avril 2015

A pair of spectacular emerald, diamond, and colored diamond ear clips, by JAR

Lot 310. A pair of spectacular emerald, diamond, and colored diamond ear clips, by JAR. Estimate $250,000 – $350,000. Price realised USD 845,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015. One designed as a pavé-set emerald and black diamond shield, centering upon a cushion-cut diamond, weighing approximately 8.50 carats, the other as a pavé-set diamond and black diamond shield, centering upon a cushion-cut emerald, weighing approximately 11.24 carats, mounted in silver and 18k gold, 1994, with French assay marks and... [Lire la suite]
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11 avril 2015

A superb emerald, ruby and diamond necklace, by Bvlgari

A superb emerald, ruby and diamond necklace, by Bvlgari. Estimate $300,000 – $400,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015. The front suspending a graduated fringe of cabochon emeralds, each trimmed with circular-cut diamonds within a cabochon ruby surround, to the cabochon ruby and circular-cut diamond neckchain, mounted in 18k gold, circa 1970, 15 1/4 ins., in a BVLGARI green leather box. Signed BVLGARI Literature: Cf. Martin Chapman and Amanda Triossi, The Art of BVLGARI, La Dolce Vita and Beyond... [Lire la suite]
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14 mars 2015

Magnificent jewels to shine at Christie’s New York on april 14

A four-strand natural colored pearl necklace measuring from 12.65 to 4.90 mm (est. $3.8 – 4.5 million). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 New York – On April 14, Christie’s will present its spring sale of Magnificent Jewels in New York.   Featuring more than 300 jewels, the sale is led by an outstanding four-strand natural colored saltwater pearl necklace. Black pearls count amongst the most rare of natural gems.  Much scarcer than their white counterparts, they represent beauty of the highest order.... [Lire la suite]