03 septembre 2015

Tourmaline, Cranberry Red Ruby Crystal, Corundum var. Sapphire, Opal, Rainbow Petrified Wood

Very deep green chrome crystal of Tourmaline. 350 ct and about 44 x 40 mm specimen. 1.7", 556ct Sharp Cranberry Red Ruby Crystal, India. Corundum var. Sapphire - Ratnapura, Ratnapura District, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka. Opal  - Tsehay Mewcha, Delanta Woreda, South Wello, Amhara Province, Ethiopia. Rainbow Petrified Wood (Araucarioxylon Arizonicum,  Triassic) - Chinle Formation, Arizona
23 août 2015

Tourmaline, Chrysocolla Slab

Tourmaline - Barra de Salinas, Coronel Murta, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil Translucent Chrysocolla Slab - Cantera Pisco, Pisco Province, Ica Department, Peru
12 juillet 2015

A tourmaline 'peach' pendant and a 'gourd' pendant, Qing dynasty, 19th century

A tourmaline 'peach' pendant and a 'gourd' pendant, Qing dynasty, 19th century. Estimate  40,000 — 60,000  HKD.  Lot sold. 137,500 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. the first carved in the round from a pale pink translucent stone in the form of a plump gourd beneath flowering vines, the second carved from a purplish-pink stone in the form of a ripening peach attached to a gnarled leafy stalk, both set with embellished gold mounts for suspension - 5.3 and 3.8 cm., 2 1/4  and 1 1/2 ... [Lire la suite]
12 juillet 2015

A carved tourmaline ‘chilong’ snuff bottle, Qing dynasty, 18th century

A carved tourmaline ‘chilong’ snuff bottle, Qing dynasty, 18th century. Estimate  15,000 — 20,000  HKD.  Lot sold. 400,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby's. of rounded rectangular form, carved with two chilong clambering on the sides forming the handle, the translucent stone with natural inclusions; 5.2 cm., 2 in. Sotheby's. CHINESE ART. 01 JUNE 2015 - 02 JUNE 2015 | 3:15 PM HKT - HONG KONG
06 juillet 2014

Dioptase, Fluorite, Iridescent Hematite, Opal Aura Quartz, Rhodochrosite, Tourmaline

Fluorite - Okorusu Mine, Namibia Dioptase - Tsumeb Mine, Namibia Opal Aura Quartz - Arkansas The unique colors come from a thin layer of platinum, which is molecularly bonded to the quartz Tourmaline - Golconda Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil Iridescent Hematite - Elba Island, Tuscany, Italy Rhodochrosite - N’Chwaning, South Africa. (Images by courtesy of Bijoux et Minéraux)
09 mai 2014

10.82 ct asymmetrical tourmaline

10.82 ct asymmetrical tourmaline
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20 avril 2014

Asprey. A Suite of Multi-Gem Jewelry

Asprey. A Suite of Multi-Gem Jewelry. Photo Phillips. Comprising a necklace, designed as a line of oval and circular-cut amethyst, blue-topaz, peridot, citrine and tourmaline; and a pair of earclips and ring en suite, mounted in 18K white gold, necklace length 15 3/4 inches, earclips length 1 inch, ring size 7. Signed 'Asprey' 'Italy'. Estimate $13,000 - 18,000 Phillips. JEWELS NEW YORK 30 APRIL 2014 10AM - http://phillips.com/
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18 avril 2014

Elbaite, Tourmaline, Orange Quartz, Kyanite, Quartz, Ametrine, Amethyst

Amethyst. Elestial Ametrine - Bolivia; Kyanite and Quartz - Brazil. Orange Quartz (iron oxide inclusions) - Orange River, South Africa.   Elbaite Tourmaline - Paprok, Afghanistan.
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08 avril 2014

New Additions to Chaumet Liens Collection

Gold and diamond ring featuring a 3.18ct center stone. Chaumet. Gold, diamond and 5.29ct tourmaline ring. Chaumet. A 6.42-carat emerald center stone in this Liens ring. Chaumet. A 5.29-carat Padparadscha sapphire ring. Chaumet. A new Chaumet Liens collection ring featuring a 3.41-carat yellow diamond.
01 avril 2014

Lot de trois ornements de parure et de coiffure, Chine, dynastie Qing, XVIIIe-XIXe siècles

Lot de trois ornements de parure et de coiffure, Chine, dynastie Qing, XVIIIe-XIXe siècles. Photo courtesy Tajan. en argent rehaussé de plumes de martin-pêcheur, jade néphrite céladon pâle, jadéite, tourmaline et corail, en forme d’un vase empli de fleurs ou, pour l’épingle trembleuse, à décor d’un bouquet de fleurs animé d’un papillon. Poinçons insculpés aux revers. (Quelques accidents et manques). Haut. (max) 18 cm. Estimation : 600 € / 800 € Tajan. Arts d'Asie. 03 Avril 2014 à 10h - www.tajan.com