03 février 2011

Jadeite, Diamond, Onyx and Enamel Pendant-Necklace & Pendant-Earrings, Circa 1925

Jadeite, Diamond, Onyx and Enamel Pendant-Necklace, Circa 1925. photo Sotheby's The pendant composed of a carved jadeite plaque, circa 1900, depicting scholar's ornaments and auspicious emblems, surmounted by a geometric platinum openwork plaque set with single-cut diamonds weighing approximately 1.05 carats, and onyx tablets, suspended from a white gold chain composed of jadeite beads measuring approximately 4.5 mm, and white gold links applied with black enamel, length 20 inches. Estimate 5,000—7,000 USD. Lot Sold 12,500 USD ... [Lire la suite]
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06 novembre 2010

A Fabergé Diamond-Set Carved Bloodstone Parasol Handle, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1890

A Fabergé Diamond-Set Carved Bloodstone Parasol Handle, Workmaster Michael Perchin, St. Petersburg, circa 1890. photo courtesy Sotheby's the curved bloodstone handle carved with scrolling flowers, foliage, and rocaille, the end set with a single diamond, the collar set with a band of circular-cut diamonds; length 2 1/8 in. Estimate 8,000—12,000 USD. Lot Sold 11,250 USD marked with workmaster's initials and 56 standard PROVENANCE: Christie's, October 5, 1983, lot 441, illustrated p. 151. Sotheby's. Important Russian... [Lire la suite]
06 novembre 2010

Fabergé Diamond-Set Carved Emerald, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Workmaster Henrik Wigström, St. Petersburg, circa 1910

Fabergé Diamond-Set Carved Emerald, Gold and Enamel Parasol Handle, Workmaster Henrik Wigström, St. Petersburg, circa 1910. photo courtesy Sotheby's the carved and polished emerald with a collar of pale peach transparent enamel over a finely ridged guilloché ground mounted en cage within repeating arrows, the upper and middle bands set with diamonds, the lower band with two-color gold laurel leaves; height 2 1/2 in. (excluding screw) - Estimate 15,000—20,000 USD. Lot Sold 37,500 USD marked with workmaster's initials... [Lire la suite]
06 juin 2010

Indian diamond-set & gem-set enamelled gold jewelry

A Partabgarh gold inlaid glass Belt Buckle. India, 19th Century. rectangular, one side with gold decoration fused into green gla A Partabgarh gold inlaid glass Belt Buckle. India, 19th Century. rectangular, one side with gold decoration fused into green glass depicting a hunting scene with riders on an elephant and deer in the foreground amidst flowering plants, the reverse enamelled in polychrome with four oval medallions bearing floral sprays and a central cartouche bearing birds - 65 x 50 mm. Estimate: £1,500 -... [Lire la suite]
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15 mars 2010

A diamond-set novelty bangle

A diamond-set novelty bangle. photo Bonhams Modelled as a dragon, the head with brilliant-cut diamond highlights and ruby eyes, to a scaly bangle of textured finish, inner diameter 5.0cm. Sold for £1,320 Bonhams. Jewellery, 10 Mar 2010. Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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15 juin 2009

An Imperial Presentation jewelled gold pendant, probably Morozov, St Petersburg, workmaster's initials I.P in Cyrillic, c. 1913

An Imperial Presentation jewelled gold pendant, probably Morozov, St Petersburg, workmaster's initials I.P in Cyrillic, circa 1913 formed as a diamond-set Imperial eagle on an openwork grid below the Crown of Monomakh set with diamonds, rubies and sapphires, varicoloured gold drops, 56 standard. height: 7.2cm, 3 7/8 in. Est. 10,000—15,000 GBP. Lot Sold 10,000 GBP CATALOGUE NOTE: A nearly identical example, its Crown of Monomakh lacking diamonds, was presented by Empress Alexandra Feodorovna to her lady-in-waiting,... [Lire la suite]
14 juin 2009

A diamond-set bangle, by Buccellati

A diamond-set bangle, by Buccellati The satin-finished hinged bangle with applied brilliant-cut diamond foliate motif, circa 1965, 6.5 cm wide. Signed Buccellati.  Estimate £10,000 - £12,000 - Price Realized £20,000 ($32,700).Christie's. Jewellery. 10 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com
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12 avril 2009

A jade-hilted dagger with gold-inlaid inscribed blade and diamond-set silver scabbard. Ottoman Turkey, circa 18th century

A jade-hilted dagger with gold-inlaid inscribed blade and diamond-set silver scabbard. Ottoman Turkey, circa 18th century The watered steel blade with a double band of inscription on either side, floral interlace on the forte, the spinach jade hilt carved with irises and with an appliqué rose-diamond rosette; the silver scabbard decorated with floral sprigs and strapwork, mounted with two elaborate medallions set with rose-diamonds, stamped with an incomplete tughra, chain and toggle attached. Provenance : Warren Anderson... [Lire la suite]
06 avril 2009

An Indian diamond-set gold Necklace. Jaipur, 19th Century

An Indian diamond-set gold Necklace. Jaipur, 19th Century composed of several square elements strung together, fringed with alternating seed pearl and green enamelled beads. 24.5 cm. wide. Sold for £2,160 Bonhams. Islamic & Indian Art, 2 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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06 avril 2009

A Indian diamond-set gold Necklace and Earrings

A Indian diamond-set gold Necklace and Earrings the necklace of crescent-shaped form with openwork floral design set with diamonds, rubies and emeralds, the earrings of similar design 16.5 cm. length max.(3). Sold for £5,400 Bonhams. Islamic & Indian Art, 2 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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