08 août 2014

A selection of Animal Carvings by Gerd Dreher at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, September 16, 2014

A Fine Opal Carving, "The Pig," Gerd Dreher, Idar-Oberstein, Germany, 11.70 x 7.75 x 4.70 cm. Estimate $ 20,000-30,000. carved from an impressively large Brazilian opal nodule of even and richly saturated reddish orange color, the reclining pig is realistically depicted on a patch of rough ground, the skin intricately textured to suggest fine hair, the snout and ears fashioned to reveal the highly translucent and almost transparent gem quality of the opal, the eyes inset with hand painted details. Hand... [Lire la suite]

01 septembre 2013

18 karat gold, peridot and diamond 'Seahorse' brooch, Schlumberger for Tiffany & Co.

18 karat gold, peridot and diamond 'Seahorse' brooch, Schlumberger for Tiffany & Co. Photo courtesy Sotheby's The body set with round peridots, the fins and crown set with round diamonds weighing approximately .90 carat, with one round ruby eye, signed Tiffany, Schlumberger, Made in France, with French export and workshop marks. Estimate 10,000 — 15,000 USD PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF CHRISTINA LUCIA PERALTA RAMOS LUERA Sotheby's. Important Jewels. New York | 24 Sep... [Lire la suite]
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28 septembre 2010

Précieuse ménagerie @ Sotheby's New York

18 Karat Gold, Colored Diamond, Emerald and Onyx 'Tiger' Ring, Cartier. photo courtesy Sotheby's Set with round single-cut diamonds of yellow hue, accented by black onyx stripes and nose, the eyes set with marquise-shaped emeralds, size 4½, signed Cartier, numbered 607984, partial maker's mark, one onyx segment missing. Estimate 12,000—15,000 USD. Lot Sold 43,750 USD 18 Karat Gold, Peridot, Ruby and Diamond Seahorse Brooch, Tiffany & Co. photo courtesy Sotheby's The body set with round peridots, accented by a... [Lire la suite]
13 avril 2009

Jean Schlumberger for Tiffany Peridot Seahorse. USA. 1970's

Jean Schlumberger for Tiffany Peridot Seahorse. USA. 1970's Wonderful Seahorse by Jean Schlumberger for Tiffany and Co. set with Peridot and Diamonds with ruby eyes in 18 karat yellow gold. height: 7.62 cm (3 in.), width/length: 3.81 cm (1.5 in.). Price $27,000 Craig Evan Small. 731 N. La Cienega Blvd, .Los Angeles, CA, 90069 - E-Mail: cesmall@pacbell.net
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