16 octobre 2010

Buccellati jewelry from the Blanche Thebom collection

A pair of South Sea cultured pearl and diamond earrings, Buccellati. © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd each designed as a floral surmount detailed with round brilliant-cut diamonds suspending a drop-shaped cultured pearl measuring approximately 14.0 x 12.5mm; signed Buccellati, with signed fitted gray leather box; estimated total diamond weight: 2.00 carats; mounted in eighteen karat gold - Estimate: $5,000 - 7,000 An opal, sapphire and ruby ring, Buccellati. © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd centering a black opal accentuated... [Lire la suite]
16 octobre 2010

Antique jewelry from the Blanche Thebom collection

An antique diamond necklace, circa 1880. © 2002-2010 Bonhams 1793 Ltd designed as elaborate graduated openwork sections of rose-cut diamonds in a floral motif, completed by a (later) gold backchain; sections can be converted to brooches and earrings with fittings provided; accompanied by an associated pair of earclips; with (later) fitted box; mounted in fourteen karat gold; length: 17 1/4in. (tiara and some brooch fittings deficient) - Estimate: $15,000 - 25,000 An antique diamond and pearl necklace and earclips, circa... [Lire la suite]