Monday 18 November 2019

Jewels shine at Sotheby’s

Top lot at Sotheby’s sale was an Art Deco bracelet made by Cartier in 1927. Featuring a 46.07-carat Burmese cabochon sapphire, it sold for more than $6.1m, shattering its high estimate of $3m.

A sapphire and diamond clip brooch by Cartier from 1937 sold for $328,348, well over its $250k high estimate.
A 46.93-carat D color, IF, modified brilliant-cut diamond fetched more than $3.13m.

A 6.03-carat fancy intense purple-pink diamond made $3.3m or $556,251 per carat.