Huge diamonds highlight Fellows’ jewelry sale July 23  

Platinum old-cut diamond single-stone ring, with diamond gallery and shoulders. GIA report states 8.07 carats, I color, VS1 clarity. Hallmarks for London, 2018. Estimate: £90,000-£140,000 ($113,800-$177,000). Fellows image

BIRMINGHAM, UK – Fellows’ Fine Jewelry sale will be the auction house’s first live public auction in four months and has a total value of over £1.2 million. The sale of modern, vintage, designer and rare jewelry will take place at Fellows’ Jewelry Quarter saleroom in Birmingham with viewings at both Fellows’ premises in London and Birmingham. Auctioneer and Managing Director Stephen Whittaker will dust off his gavel for the 448-lot sale, which will take place on Thursday, July 23. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

The auction features some of the most beautiful diamonds to ever go under the hammer at Fellows. An impressive platinum old-cut diamond single-stone ring (Lot 209), of 8.07 carats has an estimate of £90,000-£140,000 ($113,800-$177,000).

An impressive platinum old-cut pear-shape diamond single-stone ring (Lot 208), of 5.28 carats has an estimate of £80,000-£120,000 ($101,200-$151,800). There are many fabulous designer delights, with renowned jewelry brands including Cartier, Tiffany & Co. and Van Cleef & Arpels featuring heavily.

Platinum old-cut pear-shape diamond ring, with diamond shoulders. GIA report states 5.28 carats, F color, VS2 clarity. Hallmarks for London. Estimate: £80,000-£120,000 ($101,200-$151,800). Fellows image

The sale also includes:

– Lot 1 – A Burmese ruby dress ring, with brilliant-cut diamond floral shoulders and gallery. Estimate: £600-£800 ($760-$1,000).

– Lot 90 – A diamond “Love” bangle by Cartier. Estimate: £4,000-£6,000 ($5,600-$7,500).

Cartier diamond ‘Love’ bangle. Estimated total diamond weight 0.40 carat, G-H color, VS-SI clarity. Stamped 750. With maker’s case. Estimate: £4,000-£6,000 ($5,600-$7,500). Fellows image

– Lot 244 – A pair of 18K gold brilliant-cut and pear-shape diamond cluster articulated earrings. Estimate: £4,000-£6,000 ($5,600-$7,500).

Pair of 18K gold brilliant-cut and pear-shape diamond cluster articulated earrings. Estimated total diamond weight of 9.05 carats. Length 2in. Estimate: £4,000-£6,000 ($5,600-$7,500). Fellows image

– Lot 317 – A mid-20th century ruby and diamond floral brooch. Estimate: £1,800-£2,400 ($2,275-$3,035).

Mid-20th century ruby and diamond floral brooch. Estimated total diamond weight 0.90 carat, G-H color, predominantly VS clarity. Estimate: £1,800-£2,400 ($2,275-$3,035). Fellows image

“After four months with only timed auctions, we are thrilled to be restarting our live auction calendar with our biggest Fine Jewelry auction of the year. We hope that this sale will be the perfect building block on the back of many timed sales which have received record registrants and attention,” said Wittaker.

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