Friday, 6 January 2017

Magnificent Jewels


Emerald and diamond necklace, Harry Winston, 1959



Fancy vivid yellow cushion-shaped diamond, 91.81 carats, VS2. $4,303,300

A cushion-shaped sapphire weighing 118.88 carats
$4,191,448

Octagonal step-cut emeralds, 13.56 and 12.91 carats. $3,967,745

Circular cabochon emerald drops of 27.52 and 25.91 carats. $1,083,565

A jadite, ruby and diamond 'Serpenti' watch/bracelet by Bvlgari, dial signed by Piaget. $340,549

50.48 carats, D colour, Internally Flawless, Type IIa. $7,882,559

Art deco ruby and diamond necklace. Circa 1930s. $544,279

A ruby and diamond bib necklace by Bvlgari. $340,549

Multi-gem 'Ballerina' brooch set with sapphires, rubies and diamonds. Van Cleef & Arpels, 1940s. $232,692

Multi-gem flower brooch by Cartier. $37,450

Marquise and baguette-cut diamond dragonfly with a cultured pearl head and circular-cut sapphire wings, Van Cleef & Arpels, circa 1965. $ 10,000

A fancy intense blue diamond ring set with a pear-shaped fancy intense blue diamond weighing 3.17 carats. Sold for $2,521,373 ($795,386 per carat)

A ruby, sapphire and diamond bar brooch by Van Cleef & Arpels. Set with an oval ruby weighing 6.02 carats, between two cushion-shaped sapphires of 10.44 and 13.44 carats. Sold for $2,521,373

A fancy brownish orange pink diamond ring set with a pear-shaped diamond of 10.58 carats. Sold for $2,162,600 ($204,405 per carat)

Pair of sapphire and diamond ear clips, JAR. US$584,002