03 mai 2017

An emerald and diamond tiara, first half of 20th century

Lot 29. An emerald and diamond tiara, first half of 20th century. Estimate £12,000 - 15,000 (US$15,000 - 19,000). Sold for £16,250 (€19,244). Photo Bonhams. Composed of three flowerhead motifs, mounted en tremblant, the largest to the centre, set throughout with old brilliant-cut diamonds and pear-shaped emerald stamens, the three flowerhead motifs detach to form seperate brooches, diamonds approximately 30.50 carats total, cased   Bonhams. FINE JEWELLERY, 27 Apr 2017, 14:00... [Lire la suite]
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24 août 2016

Emerald and diamond bracelet, first half of 20th century

Lot 47. Colombian Emerald and diamond bracelet, first half of 20th century. Estimate 11,500 — 12,500 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's. The central motif claw-set with a cushion-shaped emerald, framed by circular-cut diamonds, the bracelet set with variously cut emeralds, circular-cut and rose diamonds within collet settings, length approximately 165mm, Hungarian assay marks.  Accompanied by CISGEM report no. 2892, stating that the largest emerald is of Colombian origin, with indications of... [Lire la suite]
29 avril 2013

Sapphire and diamond suite of jewels, Elmar Seidler, first half of 20th century

Sapphire and diamond suite of jewels, Elmar Seidler, first half of 20th century - Sotheby's Comprising: a bracelet, two rings, and a pair of earrings, decorated to the front and back with intricate metal work, the millegrain-set gemstones including cabochon, circular- and calibré-cut sapphires, variously cut diamonds, and seed pearls, bracelet length approximately 200mm, rings size 57, unsigned, bracelet and two rings illustrated from front and reverse. Estimate:  125,000 – 175,000 CHF LITTERATURE: Cf:... [Lire la suite]
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31 mars 2012

A diamond-set enamelled gold Flask. India, first half of 20th Century

A diamond-set enamelled gold Flask. India, first half of 20th Century.  Photo Bonhams of bulbous form, elongated neck with gently flaring rim, the domed lid with lotus bud finial, decorated in red, green, blue and white enamels, the body with a series of lobed cartouches containing diamond-set flower heads on a red enamel ground surrounded with birds amidst floral decoration on a white ground; 19.2cm. high. Estimate: £40,000 - 50,000, € 48,000 - 60,000  Bonhams. Islamic and Indian Art, 24 Apr... [Lire la suite]