Coveted luxury goods lined up for Benefit Shop auction, June 1

 Paloma Picasso for Tiffany & Co. signed agate bead choker necklace, est. $1,000-$3,000


Paloma Picasso for Tiffany & Co. signed agate bead choker necklace, est. $1,000-$3,000

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. — The Benefit Shop Foundation Inc., will present a summer jewelry and designer fashion auction on Wednesday, June 1, starting at 10 am Eastern time. It will showcase estate jewelry, fashion jewelry, fine jewelry, designer fashion and accessories. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

All forms of jewelry are represented in the auction, but earrings are especially plentiful. Highlights include a signed pair of Pomellato Prasiolite Arabesque earrings in 18K rose gold, estimated at $1,000-$3,000, and a signed pair of Elizabeth Locke 18K gold and aquamarine dangle earrings with bezel set aquamarine cabochons and an identical estimate.

Pomellato 18K rose gold Prasiolite earrings, est. $1,000-$3,000

Pomellato 18K rose gold Prasiolite earrings, est. $1,000-$3,000

Renowned brand names such as Tiffany & Co. and designers such as Paloma Picasso are represented in the form of a signed Paloma Picasso for Tiffany chunky agate bead necklace comprised of earthy orange, red, and milky white banded agate beads strung on a double knotted cord and secured with a sterling silver twin hoop clasp. Its estimate is $1,000-$3,000.

Versace retro bronze snakeskin handbag, est. $800-$3,000

Versace retro bronze snakeskin handbag, est. $800-$3,000

A curated selection of fine designer handbags will also cross the block, led by a Versace retro bronze snakeskin handbag having gold toned hardware, a single adjustable top handle and a caramel toned satin interior, estimated at $800-$3,000; and a Chanel limited edition crossbody purse made in Italy, possibly vintage, having a black quilted fabric exterior and silver hardware with a chain link shoulder strap and interlaced black leather. Its estimate is $500-$1,000. Several color versions of a La Jeunesse vintage sterling silver and snakeskin shoulder purse are in the sale, each estimated at $500-$1,000, including examples in white and turquoise.

Completing the auction highlights is an 18K white and yellow gold cuff bracelet from Italy in the style of David Yurman, estimated at $500-$1,500; an oversized Guerlain Shalimar glass perfume bottle display estimated at $350-$800; a signed pair of Tiffany & Co. 18K gold enamel clip-on earrings in a blue and green enamel leaf design, estimated at $200-$600; and a signed Hermes navy blue leather H buckle belt, estimated at $200-$800.

 

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