08 avril 2011

Second Highest Total for a Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite Sale @ Sotheby’s Hong Kong

25.50-Carat Brilliant-Cut Unmounted DColour Flawless Diamond. Photo Sotheby's QUEK Chin Yeow, Deputy Chairman and Head of Jewellery Department, Sotheby’s Asia. said, “Today’s offering of jewels and jadeite at Sothebys Hong Kong achieved the Second Highest Jewellery Sale Total Ever For The Company In Asia with interest weII spread throughout the sale. Asian private collectors dominated the sale of superlative jewels and gemstones of the most coveted quality. High colour white diamonds continue as in past seasons to seil well,... [Lire la suite]
12 décembre 2009

Three magnificient rings. JAR, Paris sold @ Sotheby's New York

Diamond 'string' ring, JAR, Paris. Photo Sotheby's The oval diamond weighing 16.04 carats, set within a diamond 'string' platinum mounting, size 6, maker's mark, French assay mark. With signed box with monogram LMS. Est. 350,000—450,000 USD - Lot Sold.  Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium:  722,500 USD NOTE: Accompanied by GIA report no. 2105794032 stating that the diamond is F color, SI1 clarity. Together with a letter from the GIA stating that the diamond has been determined to be type IIa. Cabochon... [Lire la suite]