14 juin 2019

A diamond and emerald necklace

Lot 111. A diamond and emerald necklace. Estimate USD 700,000 - USD 1,000,000. Price realised USD 915,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019 Graduated faceted diamond beads, single-cut diamonds, emerald bead, white silk cord, white gold, longest length 24 ½ ins. (adjustable). Provenance: Sheikh Saoud bin Mohamed bin Ali Al Thani. Exhibited: Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2015, p. 154, no. 97The Miho Museum, Koka 2016, p. 25, no. 2Grand Palais, Paris 2017, pp. 358-59, no. 267The Doge’s... [Lire la suite]
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09 janvier 2018

'Centuries of Opulence: Jewels of India'. Unique exhibit at GIA in Carlsbad, California

“Centuries of Opulence: Jewels of India” features 50 lavish, historical jewelry pieces on loan from a private collection that have rarely been seen in public. Showcasing more than 300 years of adornment in India, the exhibit explores the original sources of the diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires and other gems decorating these pieces, their religious and cultural symbolism, the wars fought for them and the historical tradition of gemology - the study of gems - in India. Krishna Pendant, South India, early 20th century. Diamond,... [Lire la suite]
28 octobre 2017

The largest D flawless diamond ever offered at auction. A sensational diamond and emerald necklace, by DE GRISOGONO

  The Art of de GRISOGONO, Creation I, is revealed, a journey from mine to masterpiece of a one-of-a-kind High Jewellery necklace featuring the largest 163.41 carat D-Colour Flawless diamond ever to come to auction. Peerless diamonds, unparalleled craftsmanship, superlative jewels and a unique partnership for historical gems, as Christie’s and de GRISOGONO set a new standard for sublime luxury. A dazzling new chapter in which historically signifcant diamonds in the most spectacular settings take centre stage. de GRISOGONO... [Lire la suite]
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16 juillet 2017

A diamond, emerald and platinum necklace, by Cartier, circa 1925

Lot 579. A diamond, emerald and platinum necklace, by Cartier, circa 1925 .Est: €30,000 - €50,000 © Artcurial En platine (950) à maillons "S" oblongs, comme les anneaux et les agrafes qui les entrecoupent, sertis de diamants taillés en brillant, les premiers ornés chacun au centre d'une émeraude sugar loaf, il retient un pendentif adaptable en forme de cascade serti de diamants taillés en baguette et en brillant, certains en pampille encadrés de trois émeraudes piriformes - Signé Cartier 2919574 - Long.: env. 38 cm,... [Lire la suite]
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05 décembre 2015

A diamond and emerald necklace, by David Webb

Lot 519. From the Estate of Carroll Petrie. A diamond and emerald necklace, by David Webb. Estimate: $60,000 – $80,000. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Designed as three strands of fluted oval emerald beads, separated by circular-cut diamond stepped rondelle spacers, centering upon a circular-cut diamond open oval ring pendant and circular-cut diamond clasp, 15 1/4 ins., mounted in platinum and 18k white gold. Signed David Webb The length of the shortest strand measures approximately 14 ins., the length of... [Lire la suite]
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31 mai 2014

A diamond and emerald necklace

  A diamond and emerald necklace. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2014 Designed as an openwork tapered band, centering upon a modified cushion-cut fancy grayish greenish yellow diamond, weighing approximately 10.96 carats and two rectanguar-cut emeralds, weighing approximately 11.33 and 10.60 carats, joined by marquise and circular-cut diamond flower blossoms, within circular-cut diamond borders, mounted in white and yellow gold, 15 ins. Estimate $60,000 – $80,000 With report 5141090554 dated 15 November 2011 from the Gemological... [Lire la suite]
19 décembre 2013

Stunning diamond and emerald necklace

Stunning diamond and emerald necklace. Photo courtesy Pierre Famille Set in platinum this piece is set with approximately 65 cts. of high quality diamonds and approximately 60 cts. of graduated drop emeralds from Colombia. Pierre Famille vla http://www.1stdibs.com/
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