07 avril 2016

"The Unique Pink" chez Sotheby's Genève

  "The Unique Pink". Le plus grand diamant rose poire « fancy vivid pink » jamais proposé aux enchères, pesant 15,38 carats. Estimation entre 28 - 38 millions $ (CHF 27,2 – 36,9 MM). Sold for CHF30,826,000 ($31,561,200). Photo Sotheby's Genève, le 7 avril 2016 – La vente de printemps de Haute Joaillerie chez Sotheby’s sera illuminée par l’extraordinaire éclat du « Unique Pink », un diamant rose exceptionnel, en forme de poire, pesant 15,38 carats. L’Institut Gemmologique d’Amérique (GIA) a non seulement... [Lire la suite]
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14 mai 2015

A 25.59 carat Burmese ruby sells for record $30 million at Sotheby's Geneva auction

The Sunrise Ruby – Superb and extremely rare 25.59-carat Burmese ruby and diamond ring, Cartier. Lot sold 28,250,000 CHF. Photo Sotheby's GENEVA (AFP).- A 25.59 carat "pigeon blood" ruby sold for a world record $30.34 million at auction in Geneva Tuesday while a rare pink diamond believed to have once belonged to Napoleon's niece fetched $15.9 million, Sotheby's said. After competitive bidding, the ruby went to an anonymous telephone bidder for 28.25 million Swiss francs (27.3 million euros), with... [Lire la suite]
18 avril 2015

Sotheby's Geneva announces Sale of Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels on 12 May

GENEVA.- Sotheby’s auction of Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels in Geneva this spring promises a breath-taking array of stunning and important jewels, whose breadth and variety represents a veritable treasure chest of exceptional jewels. The auction, to be held on 12 May, includes ‘The Historic Pink Diamond’, an extremely rare and highly important Fancy Vivid Pink diamond of 8.72 carats, alongside ‘The Sunrise Ruby’, a superb and extremely rare Burmese ruby weighing 25.59 carats with outstanding depth of colour. In... [Lire la suite]
12 juillet 2014

Rare and important fancy vivid blue diamond and pink diamond ring

Rare and important fancy vivid blue diamond and pink diamond ring. Photo Sotheby's Centring on a cushion-shaped fancy vivid blue diamond weighing 6.01 carats, flanked on each side by an oval pink diamond weighing 0.46 and 0.44 carat respectively, mounted in platinum. Estimate 70,000,000 — 85,000,000 HKD - Lot Sold . 79,060,000 HKD Ring size: 5½ Accompanied by GIA report numbered 2135398688, dated 25 May 2011, stating that the 6.01 carat diamond is natural, Fancy Vivid Blue colour, VVS2 clarity; also accompanied by GIA reports... [Lire la suite]
14 novembre 2013

'Pink Star' diamond auctioned by Sotheby's for $83 million; a world record for a gemstone.

The 'Pink Star'. Photo courtesy Sotheby's The oval mixed cut fancy vivid pink diamond weighing 59.60 carats, mounted as a ring, size 51.Accompanied by GIA report no. 5151467771, stating that the diamond is Fancy Vivid Pink, Natural Colour, Internally Flawless, Type IIa; together with a letter from the GIA stating that this is the largest Flawless or Internally Flawless, Fancy Vivid Pink, Natural Colour, diamond they have ever graded. The GIA report is additionally accompanied by a separate monograph. Also accompanied by a... [Lire la suite]
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26 septembre 2013

THE PINK STAR: One of The World’s Natural Treasures will be auctioned in Geneva on 13 November 2013

The Pink Star. The most valuable diamond ever to be offered at auction. Estimated in excess of $60 million, The 59.6‐carat Internally Flawless Fancy Vivid Pink Diamond. Photo: Sotheby's. Geneva – Sotheby’s Geneva announces today that it will present The Pink Star, the most valuable diamond everto be offered at auction, in its sale of Magnificent Jewels on 13November 2013. A world’s natural treasure estimated in excess of $60 million, this 59.60‐carat oval cut pink diamond is the largest internally... [Lire la suite]
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25 mai 2013

Conch Pearl Diamond and Fancy Vivid Pink Diamond Necklace

Conch Pearl Diamond and Fancy Vivid Pink Diamond Necklace. Photo courtesy Tiancheng International Auctioneer Limited Suspending to the front a drop-shaped conch pearl measuring approximately 14.00 x 12.00 x 10.00mm, surmounted by two briolette diamonds and a pear-shaped Fancy Vivid Pink diamond, to a briolette diamond-set necklace with seven round conch pearls intervals. Centre conch pearl weighing 14.50 carats. Conch pearls together weighing 16.00 carats. Diamonds together weighing approximately 30.00 carats. Mounted in... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2013

From coral to floral: Bonhams Spring Salon Jewelry Sale achieves strong results

Three unmounted colored diamonds, comprising: a pear brilliant-cut fancy vivid pink diamond, weighing 0.21 carat, an oval brilliant-cut fancy pinkish-purple diamond, weighing 0.26 carat, and a cushion-cut pink purple diamond, weighing 0.39 carat. Sold for $11,250; EST. $1,800 - 2,500. Images: Courtesy of Bonhams. SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Leading the quarterly Salon Jewelry & Watches auction at Bonhams, March 25 in San Francisco, was a coral graduated three-strand necklace that flew past its estimate of $6,000-8,000 to achieve... [Lire la suite]
14 mars 2012

Exquisite fancy vivid pink diamond and diamond ring

Exquisite fancy vivid pink diamond and diamond ring.. Photo Sotheby's Modelled as a calla lily, centring on a pear-shaped fancy vivid pink diamond weighing 3.28 carats, embellished by brilliant-cut diamonds together weighing approximately 1.35 carats, mounted in 18 karat white gold. ESTIMATE 22,000,000-28,000,000 HKD NOTE: Ring size: 5½Accompanied by GIA report numbered 12733059, dated 5 December 2011, stating that the 3.28 carat diamond is natural, Fancy Vivid Pink colour, Internally... [Lire la suite]
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14 mars 2012

Rare and important fancy vivid pink diamond and diamond ring

Rare and important fancy vivid pink diamond and diamond ring. Photo Sotheby's Centring on a pear-shaped fancy vivid pink diamond weighing 5.03 carats, flanked on each side by a shield-shaped diamond together weighing approximately 1.50 carats, mounted in platinum. ESTIMATE 42,000,000-52,000,000 HKD NOTE: Ring size: 5¾Accompanied by GIA report numbered 17155372, dated 18 April 2008, stating that the 5.03 carat diamond is natural, Fancy Vivid Pink colour, VS2 clarity; also accompanied by... [Lire la suite]
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