06 mai 2013

A ruby and diamond necklace

A ruby and diamond necklace. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 The detachable pendant/brooch designed as a pavé-set diamond stylized bow enhanced by rectangular-cut rubies and flanked with two larger brilliant-cut diamonds, weighing approximately 1.83 and 1.79 carats, to the brilliant and baguette-cut diamond twin-line neckchain with tied ribbon motifs, 1950s, 43.0 cm. Estimate CHF10,000 – CHF18,000 Christie's. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 15 May 2013. Geneva
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05 mai 2013

Diamond bracelet, Bulgari, 1950s - Sothebys

Diamond bracelet, Bulgari, 1950s - Sothebys Of geometric design, set with circular-, single-cut and baguette diamonds, length approximately 175mm, signed Bulgari, maker’s mark. Estimate:  32,000 – 50,000 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels. Genève | 14 mai 2013, www.sothebys.com
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01 mai 2013

A diamond double clip brooch 

A diamond double clip brooch. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 Designed as two stylized brilliant and baguette-cut diamond floral sprays, each centering upon a larger brilliant-cut diamond collet, weighing approximately 1.31 and 1.20 carats, to the scrolling scalloped pavé-set diamond openwork sides, can be detached to form two separate clip brooches, 1950s, 8.0 cm. Estimate CHF28,000 – CHF48,000 Christie's. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 15 May 2013. Geneva
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06 février 2013

Leaning Tower of Pisa Lipstick Tube. Italy, 1950s

Leaning Tower of Pisa Lipstick Tube. Italy, 1950s. Photo courtesy Double Vision Gold wash over sterling. Minor wear consistent with age and use. L. 3 in. (8 cm). D. 1 in. (3 cm).  This is a stunning silver replica of the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and it does lean. Beautifully detailed with colored stones around the bottom arches. Decorated lipstick cases along with fancy compacts were a part of a lady's accessories in the 50's. It is marked N on the base. Double Vision. 1842 Abbot... [Lire la suite]
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03 février 2013

Van Cleef & Arpels Mid Century Platinum and Diamond Earrings

Van Cleef & Arpels Mid Century Platinum and Diamond Earrings. Circa 1950's. Photo courtesy Macklowe Gallery A pair of Mid-Century platinum ear clips with diamonds by Van Cleef & Arpels. The earrings have 58 round-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 4.00ct carats, G/H color, VS clarity grade. The ear clips are in a radiating semi-circular form. Signed: Van Cleef & Arpels, NY 13382. Dimensions: 1 1/8” in length x 1” at widest. Price Range:  Under $50,000 Macklowe... [Lire la suite]
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02 février 2013

Pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent ear clips, 1950s

Pair of natural pearl and diamond pendent ear clips, 1950s - Sotheby's Each suspending a natural pearl drop, the surmounts set with circular-, single-cut and baguette diamonds. Estimate: 18,000 - 30,000 CHF - LOT SOLD. 40,000 CHF Accompanied by SSEF report no. 64777, stating that the pearls were found to be natural, saltwater. Sotheby's Magnificent Jewels Geneva | 14 Nov 2012 www.sothebys.com
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02 février 2013

Natural pearl and diamond brooch, 'Snowflake', Bulgari, 1950s

Natural pearl and diamond brooch, 'Snowflake', Bulgari, 1950s - Sotheby's Designed as a snowflake, the centre set with a natural pearl of greyish black tint measuring approximately 11.8 to 12.3mm, circular-cut and tapered baguette diamonds, signed Bulgari. Estimate: 12,500 - 18,000 CHF. LOT SOLD. 21,250 CHF Accompanied by the Gem & Pearl Laboratory report no. 05788, stating that the pearl was found to be natural, saltwater, with no indications of artificial colour modification. LITERATURE: Cf:... [Lire la suite]
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26 décembre 2012

Ruby, pink sapphire and emerald brooch, Suzanne Belperron, 1950s.

Ruby, pink sapphire and emerald brooch, Suzanne Belperron, 1950s.
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15 décembre 2012

Ruby and diamond clip, 1950s

Ruby and diamond clip, 1950s - Photo Sotheby's Of waterfall design, set with calibré-cut rubies, circular-cut and baguette diamonds, numbered, French assay and indistinct maker's marks. Estimation: 8,000 - 12,000 GBP. Lot. Vendu 22,500 GBP Sotheby's. The Jewellery Collection of the Late Michael Wellby: An Eclectic Eye - Jewels Spanning Four Centuries. London | 11 déc. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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18 novembre 2012

Ruby and diamond brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1950s

Ruby and diamond brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1950s - Photo Sotheby's Designed as three leaves with rubies en serti invisibles, and baguette diamonds,signed Van Cleef & Arpels, French assay marks. Estimation: 120,000 - 210,000 CHF - Lot. Vendu 242,500 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels. Genève | 14 nov. 2012 www.sothebys.com
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