31 mai 2015

A suite of diamond jewellery, by Gimel

Lot 1935. A suite of diamond jewellery, by Gimel. HK$4,500,000 – HK$6,500,000  ($580,000-800,000). Price realised HKD 6,640,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Comprising a knife edge-link necklace, set with twenty-four brilliant-cut diamonds weighing from 7.11 to 1.70 carats; a bracelet set with eleven brilliant-cut diamonds weighing from 2.22 to 2.00 carats; and a pair of ear pendants set with four brilliant-cut diamonds weighing from 4.03 to 2.01 carats, mounted in platinum and 18k white... [Lire la suite]
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31 mai 2015

An important diamond necklace, by Cartier

Lot 2054. An important diamond necklace, by Cartier. Estimate HK$5,000,000 – HK$8,000,000($600,000-800,000). Price realised HKD 5,800,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Designed as a line of marquise and brilliant-cut diamonds, the front suspending a series of graduated vari-cut diamond foliate fringes, mounted in platinum, 38.4 cm long. Signed Cartier, No. HSS21  Christie's. HONG KONG MAGNIFICENT JEWELS, 2 June 2015, Hong Kong
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26 avril 2015

Cartier Snake Bracelet

Cartier Snake Bracelet - platinum, one 53.78-carat cabochon-cut emerald from Brazil, emerald eyes, brilliant-cut diamonds. Photos courtesy Cartier
26 avril 2015

Cartier Royal rings

Cartier Royal ring, 18K white gold, one 2.60 carat rose-cut diamond, black lacquer, brilliant-cut diamonds. Cartier Royal ring, platinum, one 22.75 carat sugarloaf sapphire from Ceylon, brilliant-cut diamonds. Cartier Royal ring, platinum, one 20.02 carat emerald-cut pink spinel, onyx, brilliant-cut diamonds.  Photos courtesy Cartier
19 avril 2014

An impressive pair of diamond earstuds

An impressive pair of diamond earstuds. Photo Bonhams. The brilliant-cut diamonds, weighing 3.57 and 3.52 carats, within a four-claw setting. Estimate HK$ 4.65 million - 5 million (€430,000 - 470,000) Accompanied by a GIA report stating that the 3.52 carat diamond is D colour and Internally Flawless with Excellent Cut, Polish and Symmetry. Report number 6137774527, dated 17 May 2013. Also accompanied by an appendix from GIA, dated 16 May 2013, stating that the diamond is Type IIa and therefore chemically pure. Accompanied by a... [Lire la suite]
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03 septembre 2012

Pink oblong spinel with border of brilliant-cut diamonds, set in silver in an openwork mount.

Pink oblong spinel with border of brilliant-cut diamonds, set in silver in an openwork mount. Europe, ca.1850. Height: 0.625 in, Width: 0.5 in. Bequeathed by the Rev. Chauncy Hare Townshend. 1317-1869. © V&A Images During medieval times, spinels were known as 'Balas rubies' and highly prized. Pure spinel is colourless. A small amount of chromium makes a spinel red or pink, iron makes a spinel green or blue, and zinc makes a spinel blue. This ring forms part of a collection of 154 gems... [Lire la suite]
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