13 février 2014

An antique emerald, diamond and gold necklace

An antique emerald, diamond and gold necklace. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2013 The front suspending a graduated fringe of emerald beads with rose-cut diamond and sculpted gold spacers, joined by seed pearls to the openwork rose-cut diamond and sculpted gold band, to the cabochon emerald and rose-cut diamond plaque clasp, mounted in gold, late nineteenth century, 13 ins. Estimate $20,000 - $30,000. Price Realized $25,000 Christie's. MAGNIFICENT JEWELS. 15 October 2013. New York, Rockefeller Plaza - www.christies.com

08 décembre 2012

Silver-Topped-Gold, Ruby, Diamond and Enamel Brooch, Circa 1870

Silver-Topped-Gold, Ruby, Diamond and Enamel Brooch, Circa 1870 - Photo Sotheby's Designed as intertwining flowers, the two flowerheads centered by old mine-cut diamonds weighing approximately 5.75 carats, one flowerhead suspending a pear-shaped diamond drop weighing approximately 2.25 carats, the flower petals set with numerous cushion-cut and oval-shaped rubies, accented throughout by numerous old mine, old European and rose-cut diamonds weighing approximately 2.60 carats, the stems set with three tumbled ruby... [Lire la suite]
20 octobre 2012

Flower ring in 18-karat gold with 11.46 carats of rose-cut rough diamonds and rose-cut diamonds by Nina Runsdorf

Flower ring in 18-karat gold with 11.46 carats of rose-cut rough diamonds and rose-cut diamonds by Nina Runsdorf 
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27 décembre 2011

BUCCELLATI. A Unique Pair of Diamond and Emerald Earclips, 1970

BUCCELLATI. A Unique Pair of Diamond and Emerald Earclips, 1970. Photo Philips de Pury & Company Each designed as a flower, centering upon a cabochon emerald floret, extending a rose-cut diamond stem and leaves, mounted in 18K yellow gold, length 1 1/4 inches.  Signed 'Gianmaria Buccellati, Italy', no. 16604, with a Buccellati blue leather box. ESTIMATE $15,000-18,000 - Unsold Philips de Pury & Company. Jewels. New York. 6 december 2011 www.phillipsdepury.com
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27 décembre 2011

BUCCELLATI. A Unique Diamond, Emerald and Gold Bracelet, 1970

BUCCELLATI. A Unique Diamond, Emerald and Gold Bracelet, 1970. Photo Philips de Pury & Company The intricately textured yellow gold hinged cuff, set with rose-cut diamond foliate panels, further enhanced by cabochon emerald florets, mounted in 18K yellow gold, 2 inches in diameter.  Signed 'Gianmaria Buccellati, Italy', no. 16597, with a Buccellati blue leather box. ESTIMATE $50,000-70,000. Unsold Philips de Pury & Company. Jewels. New York. 6 december 2011 www.phillipsdepury.com
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18 mars 2011

Gold, feather and diamond brooch, early 20th century

Gold, feather and diamond brooch, early 20th century.  photo Sotheby's Designed as a stylised dandelion seed head, accented with rose-cut diamonds and decorated with small sections of ostrich feather to a polished stem, seed head detachable, French assay and maker's marks. Estimate 2,500—3,500 GBP. Lot Sold 5,000 GBP Sotheby's. Jewels.17 Mar 11.London www.sothebys.com
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23 novembre 2008

Countess Orloff Davidoff Diamond necklace, 1860s

Countess Orloff Davidoff  Diamond necklace, 1860s Designed as a pair of wings, set with circular- and rose-cut diamonds, suspending at the front a later baroque cultured pearl drop, fitted case by Gianmaria Buccellati. LITERATURE AND REFERENCES: 'Countess Orloff Davidoff is the only daughter of Baron de Staal, late Russian ambassador to England. Her wedding, which took place four or five years ago from the Russian Embassy in Chesham Place, was a very brilliant function, and was attempted by the king- then Prince of... [Lire la suite]