03 août 2019

An antique diamond and enamel portrait brooch, early 20th century

Lot 2. An antique diamond and enamel portrait brooch depicting Maharaja Vibhaji II Ranmalji, Jam Sahib of Nawanagar, early 20th century. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000. Price realised USD 30,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Oval-shaped enamel plaque depicting Maharaja Vibhaji II Ranmalji, Jam Sahib of Nawanagar, old and baguette-cut diamonds, platinum, 1 ¾ ins., early 20th century, portrait initialed J. G. Christie's. Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence, New... [Lire la suite]

03 août 2019

An antique emerald, diamond, ruby and silk belt, early 20th century

Lot 107. An antique emerald, diamond, ruby and silk belt, early 20th century; buckle 1 ¾ ins., belt 41 ½ ins. Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000. Price realised USD 31,250. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Octagonal-shaped table-cut emerald, variously-shaped table-cut diamonds, oval cabochon rubies, gold. Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 272, no. 92. Exhibited: The Miho Museum, Koka 2016, p. 140, no. 105. Christie's. Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence, New... [Lire la suite]
01 août 2019

A pair of antique enamel, diamond and pearl cufflinks, early 20th century

Lot 3. A pair of antique enamel, diamond and pearl cufflinks depicting Maharaja Vibhaji II Ranmalji, Jam Sahib of Nawanagar, early 20th century. Estimate USD 12,000 - USD 18,000. Price realised USD 35,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Oval-shaped enamel plaques depicting Maharaja Vibhaji II Ranmalji, Jam Sahib of Nawanagar, old-cut diamonds, pearl, gold, ¾ in.  Christie's. Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence, New York, 19 June 2019  
31 juillet 2019

An antique hexagon-shaped portrait-cut emerald and gold ring, early 20th century

Lot 62. An antique hexagon-shaped portrait-cut emerald and gold ring, early 20th century. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 37,500. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Hexagon-shaped portrait-cut emerald, foil, gold, ring size 6 ½, early 20th century. Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 273, no. 95. Exhibited: The Miho Museum, Koka 2016, p. 137, no. 103. Christie's. Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence, New York, 19 June 2019
31 juillet 2019

An antique emerald bead, diamond and seed pearl nath, early 20th century

Lot 33. An antique emerald bead, diamond and seed pearl nath, early 20th century. Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000. Price realised USD 40,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The nose ring set with emerald beads, pear and old-cut diamonds, circular rose-cut diamonds, seed pearls, gold, 1 7/8 ins. Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 247, ill. p. 276, no. 106. Exhibited: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 2014, pp. 76-77Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2015, p. 119, no. 69The Miho Museum,... [Lire la suite]
28 juillet 2019

A pair of antique ruby, pearl, glass and diamond earrings, early 20th century

Lot 19. A pair of antique ruby, pearl, glass and diamond earrings, early 20th century. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 43,750. © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Oval-shaped rubies, rose-cut diamonds, pearls, red glass beads, gold and silver, 1 ½ ins., one ruby deficient.  Provenance: By repute, Nizams of Hyderabad Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 240, ill. p. 274, no. 99. Exhibited: Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2015, p. 118, no. 67The Miho Museum, Koka 2016, p. 154,... [Lire la suite]

22 juillet 2019

A pair of antique diamond, pearl, glass and enamel earrings, early 20th century

Lot 20. A pair of antique diamond, pearl, glass and enamel earrings, early 20th century. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 50,000 © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 Rose-cut diamonds, pearls, green glass beads, red enamel, foil, gold and silver, 2 ins., early 20th century. Provenance: By repute, Nizams of Hyderabad. Literature: Jackson and Jaffer 2009, p. 151Jaffer 2013, p. 240, ill. p. 274, no. 100. Exhibited: Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2015, p. 118, no. 68The Miho... [Lire la suite]
22 juillet 2019

An antique ruby bead, diamond and seed pearl nath 

Lot 34. An antique ruby bead, diamond and seed pearl nath, early 20th century. Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000. Price realised USD 52,500 © Christie's Images Ltd 2019 The nose ring set with ruby beads, circular and pear-shaped diamonds, circular rose-cut diamonds, seed pearls, gold, 1 5/8 ins., early 20th century. Provenance: Christie's, London, 8 October 1997, lot 335. Literature: Jaffer 2013, p. 276, no. 105. Exhibited: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 2014, pp.... [Lire la suite]
11 juin 2019

An antique emerald and diamond sarpech

Lot 129. An antique Colombian emerald and diamond sarpech, early 20th century. Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 400,000. © Christie's Image Ltd 2019. The turban ornament set with cushion, oval, pear and drop-shaped cabochon emeralds, variously-shaped old, circular and rose-cut diamonds, foil, gold, plume holder at the reverse, sarpech 4 ¾ ins., strings each 24 ins., early 20th century, restrung at a later date. AGL, 2019, report no. 1100322: Colombia, insignificant to minor clarity enhancement, traditional type. ... [Lire la suite]
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05 mai 2019

An important suzuribako [writing box], signed Shosai, Meiji period, early 20th century

  Lot 112. An important suzuribako [writing box], signed Shosai, Meiji period, early 20th century; 23 cm., 9 1/8  in. Estimate £150,000 — 180,000. Courtesy Sotheby's. the rectangular writing box with flush fitting cover and pewter rims decorated in gold, silver, black and red hiramaki-e, takamaki-e, kinpun, hirame, kirikane gold and silver on a fundame ground with numerous different chrysanthemum flowers and leaves, almost all an... [Lire la suite]
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