27 novembre 2018

An iron articulated sculpture of a snake, Edo period (19th century), signed Katsuharu zo (made by Myochin Katsuharu)

Lot 3810. An iron articulated sculpture of a snake, Edo period (19th century), signed Katsuharu zo (made by Myochin Katsuharu; act. 19th century); 55 1/8 in. (140 cm.) long. Estimate HKD 480,000 - HKD 650,000. Price realised HKD 1,125,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The russet-iron snake constructed of numerous hammered plates jointed inside the body, the head incised with scales and fitted with a hinged jaw opening to reveal a movable tongue, gilt eyes; signature on underside of jaw. ... [Lire la suite]
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26 novembre 2018

An iron articulated sculpture of a long snake, Early 20th century, signed Muneyoshi (Tanaka Tadayoshi; ?-1958)

Lot 3811. An iron articulated sculpture of a long snake, Early 20th century, signed Muneyoshi (Tanaka Tadayoshi; ?-1958); 81 7/8 in. (208 cm.) long. Estimate HKD 1,600,000 - HKD 2,400,000 (USD 205,080 - USD 307,620). Unsold. © Christie's Images Ltd 2018. The russet-iron snake constructed of numerous hammered plates jointed inside the body, the head incised with scales and fitted with a hinged jaw, gilt eyes, signature on underside of jaw. Literature: Kuo Hong-Sheng and Chang Yuan-Feng, chief eds. et... [Lire la suite]
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10 novembre 2013

Diamond and enamel bracelet-watch, Bulgari

Diamond and enamel bracelet-watch, Bulgari. Photo courtesy Sotheby's Designed as a snake applied with black and white enamel, the eyes set with pear-shaped diamonds, the mouth opening to reveal a circular dial signed Jaeger LeCoultre, signed Bulgari, Italian assay and maker's marks. Estimate 28,000 — 46,000 CHF Litterature: Cf: Amanda Triossi, Bulgari: 125 Years of Italian Magnificence, Grand Palais, Milan, 2010, pages 362 and 363 for bracelet-watches of similar design. ... [Lire la suite]
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06 juin 2013

Snake Wrap Earrings by Wendy Yue

Snake Wrap Earrings by Wendy Yue
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10 février 2013

Beautiful Large South Sea Pearl Pendant coiled by a Diamond Snake

Beautiful Large South Sea Pearl Pendant coiled by a Diamond Snake all handmade in 14k white gold, set with brilliant-cut diamonds, weighing approx. .57ct., suspended from a 14k white gold, snake-style chain, measuring approx. 18". Coach House.
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26 septembre 2012

Wilfredo Rosado. Urban Prince Pendant with Snake

Wilfredo Rosado. Urban Prince Pendant with Snake.  Hand carved ebony wood blackamoor pendant sith 18k gold, diamonds and colored stones. Handmade in Italy. http://wilfredorosado.com
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13 mai 2012

A gold ring by Pomellato with snake on came

A gold ring by Pomellato with snake on cameo. Photo Bloomsburry Auctions Size 17. Lot 192. Estimation: €1 000 - €2 000 Anello in oro rosa satinato firmato Pomellato con cammeo con serpente. Misura 17. Dimensioni cammeo: cm. 2,50 x 3,00. Gr. 25,00 Bloomsbury Auctions (Rome). Bijoux, Montres et Argent.16 mai 2012 16:30 . Palazzo Odescalchi. Piazza SS. Apostoli 80 00187 Roma, Italy. http://roma.bloomsburyauctions.com - Tel: +39 06 6791107 - Fax: +39 06... [Lire la suite]
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24 novembre 2011

An enamel and ruby snake lady's bracelet watch, signed Bulgari

An enamel and ruby snake lady's bracelet watch, signed Bulgari. Photo Christie's Image Ltd, 2011. cassa n.1048035, quadrante argentato firmato Jaeger-leCoultre con indici e lancette a bastone, bracciale a tre giri di maglie a squame in smalto verde e blu, occhi in rubini taglio goccia, punzone 750, movimento non ispezionato, 1965 circa . Estimate €17,000 - €22,000 Cf: Amanda Triossi - Daniela Mascetti, Bulgari, Electa, 2007, pag. 252 Christie's. Milan Jewels  24 - 25 November 2011. Milan, Palazzo Clerici www.christies.com
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14 juin 2011

Snake & Serpent bangles and rings @ Philips de Pury & Co

A black diamond and diamond snake bangle. Photo Philips de Pury & Co The flexible coiled body of the snake pavé-set with black diamonds to a similarly set diamond tail tip and head, and black diamond detail to head and eyes, total diamond weight approximately 85.00 carats. ESTIMATE £45,000-55,000 - Unsold An enamel and emerald snake bangle. Photo Philips de Pury & Co The coiled body designed as bevelled sprung sections in white enamel and polished highlights, the head set with marquise-shaped emerald eyes, inner... [Lire la suite]
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13 décembre 2010

18th & 19th century jewelry @ Bonhams

A late 19th century diamond necklace, circa 1870. photo Bonhams Designed as a single line of old brilliant-cut diamonds suspending a fringe of graduated old brilliant-cut diamond drops to pinched collet settings, mounted in silver and gold, diamonds approximately 20.30 carats total, length 38.4cm..Sold for £26,400 A Georgian diamond star brooch, circa 1800. photo Bonhams Of double starburst formation, the central star mounted en tremblant and set centrally with a cushion-shaped diamond within a surround of old... [Lire la suite]