06 février 2011

Gold Fringe Necklace, Eugène Fontenay, France, Circa 1875

Gold Fringe Necklace, Eugène Fontenay, France, Circa 1875. photo Sotheby's The flexible collar composed of graduated fringes decorated with a meandering filigree scroll motif, gross weight approximately 79 dwts., length 15¾ inches, maker's mark for Fontenay, French assay marks, together with a 2-inch extension. Estimate 10,000—15,000 USD. Lot Sold 17,500 USD NOTE: A similar necklace is illustrated in French Jewelry of the Nineteenth Century, by Henri Vever, translated from the French by Katherine Purcell, p. 841. ... [Lire la suite]
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27 décembre 2010

Bulgari jewelry @ Sotheby's. Magnificent Jewels, 09 Dec 10, New York

18 Karat Gold, Emerald and Colored Diamond Necklace, Bulgari. photo Sotheby's Set with emerald-cut emeralds weighing approximately 44.50 carats, alternating with cut-cornered rectangular modified brilliant-cut diamonds of light yellow hue weighing approximately 44.00 carats, length 16 inches, signed Bulgari. With signed box and pouch. Est. 200,000—300,000 USD. Lot Sold 362,500 USD 18 Karat Gold, Sapphire, Ruby and Diamond Fringe Necklace, Bulgari. photo Sotheby's Designed as a graduated fringe set throughout... [Lire la suite]
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31 mai 2009

A fringe diamond necklace

A fringe diamond necklace Designed as a line of radiant and baguette-cut diamonds, suspending a fringe of tapered baguette, brilliant and slightly graduating heart-shaped diamonds, mounted in platinum, diamonds approximately 31.20 carats total, necklace length 41.3cm. Sold for HK$312,000 Bonhams. Fine Jewellery and Jadeite and Modern Wristwatches, 21 May 2009. Island Shangri-La Hong Kong Hotel, Admiralty, Hong Kong www.bonhams.com
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30 avril 2009

A diamond fringe necklace, circa 1955

A diamond fringe necklace, circa 1955 The articulated collar of brilliant and baguette-cut diamonds, suspending looped fringes of brilliant, baguette and marquise-cut diamonds, to a fan-shaped diamond clasp, diamonds approximately 49.25 carats total, length 45.7cm. Sold for £28,800 Bonhams. Fine Jewellery, 29 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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