18 septembre 2010

Early 20th century pearl and diamond jewelry @ Bonhams

A pair of early 20th century pearl and diamond pendent earrings. photo courtesy Bonhams Each drop-shaped pearl of light grey or white tint, measuring 9.9-10.0mm., surmounted by a cap of chevron design set with rows of single and rose-cut diamonds, suspended from an articulated line of single and old brilliant-cut diamonds, length 6.2cm. Estimate: £10,000 - 12,000 Accompanied by a certificate from The Gem and Pearl Laboratory stating that the pearls were found to be natural and of saltwater origin. Certificate number 03089,... [Lire la suite]
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09 juin 2009

A pair of natural pearl and diamond ear pendants

A pair of natural pearl and diamond ear pendants Each suspending a drop-shaped pearl with rose-cut diamond cap to the trefoil collet and pearl surmount, 3.8 cm long. Estimate £20,000 - £25,000 ($31,660 - $39,575) Accompanied by report No. 17119 dated 13 March 2009 from the AnchorCert laboratory stating that all four pearls were found to be natural (2) Christie's. Jewellery. 10 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com
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20 mai 2009

Pearl and diamond brooch, 1860-1880

Pearl and diamond brooch, 1860-1880 Designed as a stylised loose ribbon, set with circular- and rose-cut diamonds, suspending three detachable drop-shaped pearls, the cupola mounts set with rose-cut stones, with two hinged pendant loops, one diamond deficient. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 53494 stating that the three pearls are natural. Est. 45,000—75,000 CHF. Lot Sold 122,500 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration of Taste and , Magnificent Jewels from a Private Collection. 12 May 09. Geneva... [Lire la suite]
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