18 mai 2016

A 7.04 carats Burma sapphire, diamond and cultured pearl brooch, by Meister

Lot 50. A 7.04 carats Burma sapphire, diamond and cultured pearl brooch, by Meister. Estimate CHF80,000 - CHF120,000 ($81,984 - $122,977). Price Realized CHF106,250 ($108,886). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016 Set to the centre with a cushion-shaped sapphire, weighing approximately 7.04 carats, to the circular-cut diamond bow surround, suspending a cultured pearl and diamond detachable drop, 4.5 cm, mounted in gold. With maker's mark EM for Meister Accompanied by report no. 83441 dated 22 December 2015 from the... [Lire la suite]

21 avril 2016

A late 19th century diamond and cultured pearl brooch

Lot 12. A late 19th century diamond and cultured pearl brooch. Sold for £128,500 (€163,292) inc. premium. Photo Bonhams. The principal old brilliant-cut diamond, weighing 14.99 carats, within a surround of old brilliant and cushion-shaped diamonds, suspending a later cultured pearl drop, with brilliant-cut diamond cap, remaining diamonds approximately 5.45 carats total, length 5.0cm Accompanied by a report from GIA stating that the diamond is S to T colour range, VS2 clarity. Report number 1176455804, dated 20... [Lire la suite]
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11 novembre 2013

Sapphire, diamond and cultured pearl brooch and an unmounted diamond, circa 1910 with later modification

Sapphire, diamond and cultured pearl brooch and an unmounted diamond, circa 1910 with later modification. Photo courtesy Sotheby's The brooch centring on a baroque cultured pearl of iridescent aubergine tint, encircled within lines of millegrain-set circular- and single-cut diamonds, and calibré-cut sapphires, to a similarly set pendant of ribbon design; the unmounted cushion-shaped diamond weighing 17.13 carats. Estimate 135,000 — 210,000 CHF In April 1972, the cushion-shaped diamond weighing 17.13... [Lire la suite]
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