03 mai 2017

An emerald and diamond tiara, first half of 20th century

Lot 29. An emerald and diamond tiara, first half of 20th century. Estimate £12,000 - 15,000 (US$15,000 - 19,000). Sold for £16,250 (€19,244). Photo Bonhams. Composed of three flowerhead motifs, mounted en tremblant, the largest to the centre, set throughout with old brilliant-cut diamonds and pear-shaped emerald stamens, the three flowerhead motifs detach to form seperate brooches, diamonds approximately 30.50 carats total, cased   Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 27 Apr 2017, 14:00... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2013

Emerald and diamond tiara, 19th century

Lot 348. From the collection of a German princess. Emerald and diamond tiara, 19th century. Estimate: 100,000 - 150,000 CHF. Lot sold 191,000 CHF. Photo Sotheby's 2013. Composed of foliate, scroll and swag motifs set with cushion-shaped, circular-cut, oval and rose diamonds, claw-set with a carved emerald depicting the Madonna and Child to the front and the Annunciation to the reverse, inner circumference approximately 350mm, emerald possibly later set.  Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble... [Lire la suite]
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15 février 2013

Emerald and diamond tiara, circa 1910

Emerald and diamond tiara, circa 1910 - Sotheby's The upper tier of open work trellis design millegrain-set throughout with rose diamonds, and decorated with three flower head cluster motifs set with circular-cut diamonds, the lower tier of foliate and meander design, set with similarly-cut stones and centring on an octagonal emerald. Lot Sold: 312,000 CHF THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLE FAMILY FROM WESTPHALIA Provenance: By family tradition it is understood that this tiara was worn at an official dinner... [Lire la suite]
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15 février 2013

Emerald and diamond tiara, circa 1870

Emerald and diamond tiara, circa 1870 - Photo Sotheby's Designed as series of bows entwined with foliate sprays set with cushion-shaped and circular-cut diamonds, centring on an oval emerald surmounted by an octagonal emerald, a step-cut emerald and a hexagonal emerald, weighing respectively 7.58, 7.26 and 8.05 carats, accented to the centre with two oval diamonds weighing 2.93 and 3.85 carats respectively, detachable tiara frame, the tiara can be worn as a devant de corsage and as a necklace centre, fittings deficient.... [Lire la suite]
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