Tag Archive for: sapphire

Ring centered on a 20.36-carat unheated Burmese sapphire, estimated at $100,000-$150,000

Choice sapphires blaze brightly at Hindman, Dec. 13

Ring centered on a 20.36-carat unheated Burmese sapphire, estimated at $100,000-$150,000

Ring centered on a 20.36-carat unheated Burmese sapphire, estimated at $100,000-$150,000

CHICAGO – Sapphire rings will highlight Hindman’s Important Jewelry auction on Tuesday, December 13 alongside an array of colored gemstone and diamond rings. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Cartier 18K gold and sapphire lion brooch, est. $28,962-$31,595

Gold, gold and more gold emerges from Jasper52 vault, May 18

Cartier 18K gold and sapphire lion brooch, est. $28,962-$31,595

Cartier 18K gold and sapphire lion brooch, est. $28,962-$31,595

NEW YORK – A Cartier 18K gold and sapphire lion brooch, a Van Cleef & Arpels Ludo 18K gold and diamond link bracelet, and a large set of fan-shaped 18K gold and diamond earrings by Verdura should claim top lot status at Jasper52’s Designer Jewelry and Watches sale, which will take place on Wednesday, May 18, at 8 pm Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Van Cleef & Arpels 18K gold 20-motif Alhambra necklace in lapiz lazuli, est. $57,200-$62,400

Designer Jewelry & Watches sale serves glamour 237 ways, May 10

Van Cleef & Arpels 18K gold 20-motif Alhambra necklace in lapiz lazuli, est. $57,200-$62,400

Van Cleef & Arpels 18K gold 20-motif Alhambra necklace in lapiz lazuli, est. $57,200-$62,400

NEW YORK – An 18K gold Van Cleef & Arpels 20-motif Alhambra necklace in lapiz lazuli, a Tiffany & Co. platinum, diamond and sapphire flower basket brooch, and a Van Cleef & Arpels 18K gold and diamond Ludo Swann wristwatch will battle for top lot status at Jasper52’s Designer Jewelry & Watches auction, which will take place Tuesday, May 10, starting at 11 am Eastern time.

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Gold, opal, plique-a-jour enamel, glass and diamond dragonfly pendant by Rene Lalique, which sold for $226,800 and a world auction record

Lalique dragonfly pendant earns $226K, sets record at Doyle

Gold, opal, plique-a-jour enamel, glass and diamond dragonfly pendant by Rene Lalique, $226,800

Gold, opal, plique-a-jour enamel, glass and diamond dragonfly pendant by Rene Lalique, which sold for $226,800 and a world auction record

NEW YORK – Doyle held a highly successful auction of Important Jewelry on October 21 that saw prices soaring amid spirited bidding from around the globe. Showcased were luxurious jewels by the world’s most prestigious makers, including Graff, Cartier, Rene Lalique, David Webb, Van Cleef & Arpels and Tiffany & Co. from prominent estates and distinguished collections.

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Platinum diamond and sapphire ring, est. $7,000-$8,000

Aug. 10 auction showcases stunning antique jewelry collection

Platinum diamond and sapphire ring, est. $7,000-$8,000

Platinum diamond and sapphire ring, est. $7,000-$8,000

NEW YORK – Heirloom jewelry carries its own unique magic. Even if a given piece is not to your taste, it’s hard to deny the romance of knowing that your grandmother wore these glamorous Colombian emerald drop earrings, or your great-great grandfather proposed to his bride with this five-carat diamond ring, or the eldest daughter in your mother’s line has worn the princess-length ruby necklace you’re holding for six generations and counting.

On August 10, starting at 5 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will host a Stunning Antique Jewelry Collection sale. You’re almost certain to find something you’ll like among the 91 lots of rings, brooches, bracelets, earrings, and necklaces. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Platinum, fire opal, and diamond ring

House of R&D to debut first $1-start, no-reserve auction of high-end jewelry, April 4

A platinum, fire opal, and diamond ring, estimated at $3,200-$3,900

A platinum, fire opal, and diamond ring, estimated at $3,200-$3,900

TEL AVIV, Israel – Over the span of several generations, House of R&D mastered the skills, knowledge, and trade secrets of luxury jewelry, giving their customers a unique combination of ancient gemstones, high-quality design, and excellent customer service. Located in the Diamond Exchange center in Tel Aviv, Israel, House of R&D has first access to the top global experts in the field, the top jewelry designers, and the best quality gemstones on the market. The company has announced that on Sunday, April 4, it will hold its first $1-start no-reserve auction of high-end jewelry, with online bidding through LiveAuctioneers. Read more