|A flawless 102-carat oval diamond made $20.9m at auction on October 5 in Hong Kong at Sotheby's. The egg-shaped stone of 102.39 carats, D colour, Type IIA was sold without reserve. The gem was cut from a 271-carat rough stone discovered in Ontario's Victor Mine, where production ceased last year.|
Only seven other white diamonds of more than 100 carats have appeared at auction. Bidding starts at $1HKD or $.13. In November 2017, the largest diamond ever at auction, 163.41 carats, sold in Geneva for more than $33.8m.
Monday, 5 October 2020
Saturday, 3 October 2020
|Emerald, sapphire, diamond, black opal and white-gold Céleste ring.|| Louis Vuitton is tapping into the interest in celestial themes with its new high-jewellery collection called Stellar Times. |
Oval-cut spessarite garnet, diamond, platinum and yellow-gold cocktail ring.
Thursday, 1 October 2020
| Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Flying Tourbillion isn't for everybody. Created by Italian designer Carolina Bucci, the watch is priced at 145k Swiss Francs ($157k) isn’t your average luxury timepiece. The watch comes with a 72-hour power reserve, alligator straps, and is set for a limited production run.|