Morton Kuehnert’s inaugural jewelry, coin sale exceeds expectations

Rolex white gold Super President man's wristwatch, $26,400. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.

Rolex white gold Super President man’s wristwatch, $26,400. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.

HOUSTON – Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers & Appraisers’ fine jewelry and coin auction was a great reminder that designer jewelry does well at auction. In the winner’s circle at the Jan. 30 auction was Lot 42, a man’s Rolex white gold Super President watch that sold for $26,400. All prices include the buyer’s premium.

Lot 44, a man’s 18K yellow gold diamond encrusted Rolex Super President went for $24,000. Lot 54, a man’s 18K gold Rolex GMT, went for $22,800. Lot 12, a man’s vintage 18K yellow gold Rolex Submariner sold for $21,600. Lot 61, a man’s two-tone diamond bracelet, sold for $3,600.

Lot 57, a woman’s 18K yellow gold Rolex President watch with diamonds, sold for $10,200. Lot 22, a woman’s 18K yellow gold Rolex President sold for $6,000.

A vintage woman’s 18K yellow gold diamond Rolex, Lot 48, sold for $3,900. Lot 50, a woman’s Cartier 18K yellow gold Tank Watch, sold for $3,000.

Lot 17, an 18K yellow gold diamond wedding set sold for $4,800. Lot 4, an 18K white gold sapphire and diamond necklace realized $4,500. A woman’s diamond and emerald dinner ring, Lot 40, sold for $3,600. Lot 29, a pair of 3-carat diamond earrings, sold for $1,920.

In the coin arena, Lots 74, 75 and 76, the 1989, 1986 and 1986 24K Chinese Panda gold coin sets, each realized $3,050. Lot 77, the 1985 version, brought $3,900 and Lot 78, the 1983 set raised $4,200. Lot 82, a 1987 set of four gold coins from the California Gold Rarities Mint brought $3,000.

To view results of the entire sale go to www.mortonkuehnert.com/auctions/archives.

Click here to view the fully illustrated catalog for this sale, complete with prices realized.


ADDITIONAL LOTS OF NOTE


Yellow gold diamond wedding set, $4,800. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.

Yellow gold diamond wedding set, $4,800. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.

Pair 3-carat diamond earrings, $1,920. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.

Pair 3-carat diamond earrings, $1,920. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.

Set of four gold coins from California Gold Rarities Mint, $3,000. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.

Set of four gold coins from California Gold Rarities Mint, $3,000. Morton Kuehnert Auctioneers image.