Wednesday, 2 September 2020

World's Most Expensive Necklaces

Chopard Magnificent Diamond and Emerald Necklace - 191 carats of emeralds, set between 16 carats of diamonds. $3m.

De Beers’ Marie Antoinette Necklace features more than 181 carats of diamonds, including an 8 carat, pear-shaped white diamond. $3.7m

Neil Lane’s Diamond Necklace features 140 carats of pear-shaped, cushion-shaped and teardrop-shaped diamonds, set in platinum $4m.

Diamond Pendant Necklace by Christie’s sold at an auction in 2001. Pear diamond weighs 47.49 carats. $4.8m

James W. Currens the Red Scarlet necklace was sold for $5.1m in 2012.

The “Mrs. Winston”: $5.8m.

The Etcetera Burmese Ruby necklace became the most expensive ruby-based necklace. It sold for $6.4m in 2013.

Christie’s Diamond Necklace. 52 round diamonds weighing a total of 104.84 carats sold for $8.14m 2013.

Leviev’s Vivid Yellow Diamond Pendant. 77.12 carat vivid yellow diamond. $10m.
Garrard’s Heart of the Kingdom Ruby necklace features as its centerpiece a 41-carat, super rare, heart-shaped Burma ruby.

The stone is surrounded by more than 150 diamonds. $14m
Winston’s version of the Heart of the Ocean Diamond necklace with a blue diamond of 15 carats. $20m
The Hutton-Mdivani necklace by Cartier sold for $27.4 million, a world record for a Cartier jewel.

For hundreds of years, jadeite has been a symbol of supreme status and wealth and this stunning bead necklace is undeniably one of the best examples of its type in the world. It was last offered on the market in 1994 and fetched $2m – a record at the time for a piece of jadeite jewellery.
L'Incomparable, features a large yellow stone suspended from a rose gold setting with 90 white diamonds and weighs 637 carats in total. The necklace was made by Mouawad and features a yellow, internally flawless diamond weighing 407 carats with 90 white diamonds weighing 230 carats. The rough stone was found in a pile of mining tailings by a young girl in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Wallace Chan's “A Heritage in Bloom” is said to be worth $200m. The piece boasts 383.4 carats in precious stones with the main flawless stone worth $35m.