22 août 2009

A French Estate 18 karat gold, coral, emerald and diamond animal brooch by Cartier

A French Estate 18 karat gold, coral, emerald and diamond animal brooch by Cartier featuring a stylized carved coral turtle with a lizard on its back. The brooch is enhanced throughout by 19 emeralds with an approximate total weight of 2.65 carats and 39 round-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 1.85 carats. Signed: “Cartier Paris 8911” - Price Range: $50,000 - $100,000 Macklowe Gallery 667 Madison Avenue NY 10065 New York - USA - Tel : 212 644 6400 - Email address : mail@macklowegallery.com - Website :... [Lire la suite]
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20 juillet 2009

Emerald and diamond sold @ Sotheby's London

Emerald and diamond ring, Bulgari, 1960s Centring on a cut-cornered step-cut emerald to shoulders set with pear-shaped diamonds, further highlighted with brilliant-cut stones, signed Bulgari, case by Bulgari, size M. Est. 55,000—75,000 GBP. Sold 67,250 GBP Emerald and diamond brooch Of flower head design, the stamens composed of circular-cut emeralds, the petals set with circular- and rose-cut diamonds, French assay and maker's marks, detachable brooch fitting. Est. 15,000—20,000 GBP. Sold 18,750 GBP Emerald... [Lire la suite]
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12 juillet 2009

Bulgari aux enchères chez Sotheby's et Artcurial

Pearl, gem-set and diamond 'carré' brooch, Bulgari, 1992 Centring on a button pearl weighing 26.63 carats, within a stylised flower motif set with calibré-cut buff-top rubies and emeralds, highlighted with baguette diamonds, signed Bulgari, accompanied by a facsimile of the original colour design, numbered B.C.I no. 9/89.- Estimate 75,000—85,000 GBP LITERATURE AND REFERENCES: Cf: Amanda Triossi, Daniela Mascetti, Bulgari, Thames & Hudson, 2007, page 204 - 205 for examples of similar jewels and designs. NOTE:... [Lire la suite]
13 juin 2009

A pair of gold, diamond and emerald chimera bracelets, by David Webb

A pair of gold, diamond and emerald chimera bracelets, by David Webb Each sculpted 18k gold hinged bangle, designed as two opposing chimera heads set with cabochon emerald eyes and circular-cut diamond collars, to the bracelet decorated with sculpted gold scales, 2 1/16 ins. diameter, each. Each signed Webb for David Webb (2). Estimate $8,000 - $12,000 - Price Realized $16,250 Christie's. New York Jewels. 11 June 2009. New York, Rockefeller Plaza www.christies.com
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09 juin 2009

A diamond and multi-gem sarpech. Indian, mid 20th century

A diamond and multi-gem sarpech. Indian, mid 20th century The rose-cut diamond centre measuring 17.0 mm diameter to the vari-cut diamond, ruby, sapphire and emerald trophy of arms with similarly set aigrette suspending five emerald drops, 14.5 cm long. Estimate £20,000 - £30,000 ($31,660 - $47,490) Christie's. Jewellery. 10 June 2009. London, King Street www.christies.com
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31 mai 2009

A gem-set pendant/brooch of Egyptian inspiration

A gem-set pendant/brooch of Egyptian inspiration the lotus flower surmount millegrain-set with buff top calibré-cut rubies and emeralds, old brilliant-cut diamonds and polished onyx, suspending a similiarly set hexagonal plaque depicting the figure of an ancient Egyptian in onyx, emerald and ruby, within a diamond surround, connected by a double chain of baguette-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum, diamonds approximately 4.50 carats total, brooch length 12.3cm. Estimate: HK$140,000 - 180,000, $18,000 - 23,000 - Unsold ... [Lire la suite]
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15 mai 2009

Emerald and diamond demi-parure, Cartier, 1970s

Emerald and diamond demi-parure, Cartier, 1970s Comprising: a necklace designed as stylised grapes of cabochon emeralds and marquise-shaped diamonds of yellow tint, alternating with brilliant-cut diamond clusters, mounted in gold and platinum, length approximately 380mm, signed Cartier Paris and numbered, French assay and maker's marks; together with a ring set with similar stones, mounted in yellow gold, size 50½, signed Cartier Paris and numbered, French assay and maker's marks. Est. 20,000—30,000 CH. Lot Sold 74,500 CHF ... [Lire la suite]
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11 mai 2009

Emerald and diamond demi-parure, 1970s

Emerald and diamond demi-parure, 1970s Comprising: a pair of ear clips and a brooch of stylised floral design, set with circular-cut emeralds and brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in yellow gold, all with French assay marks and numbered, ear clips with maker's marks, a few stones deficient. Est. 24,000—34,000 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration of Taste and , Magnificent Jewels from a Private Collection. 12 May 09. Geneva www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
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11 mai 2009

Emerald and diamond ring, David Webb and a diamond and yellow gold bracelet

Emerald and diamond ring, David Webb and a diamond and yellow gold bracelet The ring of cross over design, set with a cabochon emerald and brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in yellow gold and platinum, signed Webb, size 48, the bracelet of stylised braid design, set with brilliant-cut diamonds and rope work yellow gold, circumference approximately 150mm. Est. 11,000—16,000 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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10 mai 2009

Important natural pearl, emerald and diamond necklace

Important natural pearl, emerald and diamond necklace Composed of fifty-one pearls measuring from approximately 11.1 to 7.8mm, to a clasp set with a step-cut emerald within a surround of circular-, single- and rose-cut diamonds, length approximately 500mm. Accompanied by SSEF report no. 53488 stating that the fifty-one pearls are natural. Est. 485,000—595,000 CHF Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels And A Celebration of Taste and , Magnificent Jewels from a Private Collection. 12 May 09. Geneva www.sothebys.com... [Lire la suite]
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