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Icy jadeite and diamond ring and pair of matching ear studs

The ring centring on a highly translucent icy jadeite cabochon, within a twisted border set with brilliant-cut diamonds, to a double shank; and a pair of ear studs en suite; mounted in 18 karat pink gold. (2). Icy jadeite cabochon on ring approximately 14.50 x 11.83 x 7.26mm; and icy cabochons on ear studs approximately 12.05 x 11.55 x 6.98mm and 12.39 x 11.68 x 6.98mm. ring size: 7. Est. 60,000—90,000 HKD - Sold 100,000 HKD

NOTE: Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered SJ4432 and SJ4433, dated 7 August 2009, stating that the jadeites are natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".

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Icy jadeite, jadeite, coloured diamond and gem-set 'butterfly' brooch

The intricately carved icy jadeite wings set on an elevated mount, enhanced by pavé-set circular-cut coloured sapphires and jadeite cabochons, to the thorax set with coloured topaz and citrine, bordered by pavé-set brilliant-cut diamonds of brownish hues, the antennas accented by green and red tourmalines, the sapphires, coloured gems and diamonds together weighing approximately 17.00, 6.60, and 2.50 carats respectively, mounted in 18 karat yellow and blackened gold. Est. 55,000—80,000 HKD - Sold 87,500 HKD

NOTE: Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade and Stone Laboratory certificate numbered SJ4717, dated 25 August 2009, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".

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Icy jadeite 'bi' and diamond pendant necklace and icy jadeite and diamond ring

The highly translucent icy jadeite 'bi' (壁), carved with auspicious 'ruyi' (如意) motifs and plum blossoms, strung on a black cord, decorated with a pavé-set brilliant-cut diamond bead, length approximately 600mm; and the ring centring on a highly translucent icy jadeite cabochon, within a surround of brilliant-cut diamonds; mounted in 18 karat white gold. (2). Bi approximately 50.61 x 13.25 x 5.66mm; cabochon approximately 18.48 x 17.25 x 9.96mm. Est. 100,000—150,000 HKD - Sold 175,000 HKD

NOTE: Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered SJ 4431 and SJ 4435, dated 7 August 2009, stating that the jadeites are natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".

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Pair of icy jadeite and diamond 'hoop' earrings

Each composed of two brilliant-cut diamond-set hoops, suspending a fringe of highly translucent icy jadeite cabochons and collet-set rose-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat blackened gold, hook surmount detachable, and inner hoop detachable to form a pair of simple hoop earrings. cabochons approximately 4.90 x 4.24 x 2.15mm to 6.68 x 5.95 x 2.83mm. Est. 80,000—100,000 HKD - Sold 143,750 HKD

NOTE: Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered KJ 43776, dated 5 August 2009, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".

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Icy jadeite 'Buddha' pendant

The translucent icy jadeite carved as a laughing Buddha, suffused with apple green and splashes of emerald green, completed by a black cord with a tourmaline bead, length approximately 220 to 410mm. buddha approximately 51.01 x 46.18 x 15.15mm. Est. 40,000—60,000 HKD - Sold 77,500 HKD

NOTE: Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade and Stone Laboratory certificate numbered KJ 43307, dated 13 July 2009, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade".

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Icy jadeite 'Guan Yin', jadeite, ruby and diamond pendant necklace

The icy jadeite of celadon tone carved as a Guan Yin with splashes of deep emerald green, dressed in a graceful robe with hands in mudra, resting on a lotus pedestal, with a brilliant-cut diamond-set mandorla ring, enhanced by a translucent jadeite cabochon of bright emerald green colour and a pear-shaped rose-cut diamond, completed by a chain necklace spectacle-set with rose-cut diamonds and ruby rondelles, mounted in 18 karat blackened gold, length approximately 700 to 750mm. guan yin approximately 70.01 x 28.02 x 14.08mm; jadeite cabochon approximately 8.21 x 6.80 x 2.85mm. Est. 90,000—120,000 HKD - Sold 150,000 HKD

NOTE: Accompanied by Hong Kong Jade & Stone Laboratory certificate numbered KJ 438755, dated 12 August 2009, stating that the jadeite is natural, known in the trade as "A Jade."

Sotheby"s. Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite. 07 Oct 09. Hong Kong www.sothebys.com